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Start Your Spring Gardening at NEPA’s Greenhouses
Posted: May 19, 2021
Break Ground with Some Help from Our Local Garden Centers
The annual trip to the greenhouse a sure sign that summer’s practically here. As soon as the weather breaks, we’re already dreaming of homegrown veggies and bountiful hanging baskets on the patio. Now that those pesky, late frosts are finally over and the sunshine is here to stay, it’s prime time for planting in NEPA.
Whether you’re a first-time gardener or a seasoned green thumb, NEPA’s greenhouses can help you get started on your springtime projects. Freshen up the flower bed and spruce up the backyard at one of our local garden centers. Or head down to the plant nursery and start plotting out your vegetable garden. There’s nothing like the smell of freshly turned soil to get you in a spring state of mind.
Our local businesses have an enormous selection of plants and supplies (seriously, who knew there were so many types of tomatoes?), plus the expertise to answer your gardening questions. Check out this handy list for all your gardening needs.
NEPA Greenhouses & Garden Centers:
Edward’s Garden Center
Forty Fort, PA
Edward’s offers just about every flower, vegetable and herb under the sun. Bring the kids, because you can easily spend an afternoon wandering around the grounds, exploring the greenhouses and meeting the animals at this family-friendly spot.
Corky’s Garden Path
Scott Twp., PA
With 22 greenhouses on site, Corky’s Garden Path is sure to have the plants you’re searching for. Add the finishing touches with their selection of beautiful garden and patio decorations.
Hanover Twp., PA
Dundee Gardens has been a go-to spot for annuals, perennials, vegetables and herbs for over 70 years. Don’t forget to pick out some patio furniture and outdoor décor to make your yard the envy of the neighborhood.
Jerry’s For All Seasons
Spring is in full bloom at this 40,000-square-foot garden center. They have an endless variety of plants and patio furniture to turn your yard into a summer paradise.
This destination garden center is filled with plants of every size, shape and color, from vibrant blooms to lush vegetable plants. They also have supplies to build your own butterfly habitat and miniature gardens.
Rave Discount Plant Center
The experts at Rave’s will help you find the perfect ornamental plants, hanging baskets and hard-to-find flowers. Get your hands dirty with some DIY gardening, or hire their professional landscape team for some help from the pros.
The Greenhouse Project
This nonprofit greenhouse offers organic and heirloom varieties of veggies, herbs, flowers, hanging baskets, houseplants and succulents. Proceeds benefit their educational programs, classes and community gardens.
George Burger & Sons Garden Center
Wright Twp., PA
With over 50 years of experience, George Burger & Sons can help you get your garden in shape for the season. Come stock up on plants, seeds, tools, mulch and more.
Herold’s Farm Market
Hanover Twp., PA
This family-owned farm has been around since 1890, so you can bet they know the best gardening tips. They grow their bedding plants, flowers, vegetables and herbs sustainably on site.
Darling & Sons Farm and Greenhouses
From your flower pots to your garden beds, Darling & Sons has you covered. This family owned and operated farm has several greenhouses with annuals, perennials, vegetables, hanging baskets and more.
Clarks Summit, PA
Stroll through this peaceful English garden center and discover all your gardening and landscaping needs, from ornamental trees and shrubs to garden plants and colorful perennials. Their shop is stocked with helpful tools and charming gifts.
Varsity Garden Center
Swoyersville & Old Forge, PA
Since 1977, Varsity Garden Center has been a local hotspot for stunning, affordable plants. Both locations sell a wide variety, including their own hanging baskets and patio pots.
Larry O’Malia’s Farm & Greenhouse
For many locals, it’s a tradition to stop by this fourth-generation family farm each spring. Pick up your flowers, hanging baskets and vegetable starters just in time for planting season.
Flynn’s Greenhouse & Craft Shop
Nestled on NEPA’s country roads, this greenhouse and gift shop will make your home look beautiful, inside and out. Stock up on plants and gardening essentials, then stop in the store to browse their rustic farmhouse décor.
The Garden Path
This family owned and operated garden center is officially open for the season. Their lovely selection of flowers and garden plants are sure to brighten up your backyard.
Find Your Local Greenhouse:
Apple Ridge Farm
Berlin’s Greenhouses and Garden Center
Blueberry Hill Farm Greenhouses
Forest City, PA
Bold’s Garden Center
Chestnut Hill Nursery
Ever Green Garden Center
Jeff’s Garden Shop
Midway Garden Center & Landscaping
Paul Kellogg’s Garden Center and Landscaping
PJ’s Garden Center
Rocky Ridge Greenhouses
Ross & Ross Nursery
Rowlands Family Greenhouses & Landscaping
Zanolini Nursery & Country Shop