Jay Around Town: Local Nurseries to Help With Your Planting Season This Year
Some of you have already started sprucing up your landscaping. And some of you have been waiting until after Mother's Day to ensure we're done with those overnight freezes. Either way, here are six local nurseries you should check out to help with your planting needs this year!
1616 Arrowhead Dr, Flower Mound TX 75028
Schmitz Garden Center is a family-owned nursery started by Flower Mound residents, Joe and Jamie Schmitz, in 2004. You'll often find Joe and Jamie in the store helping customers. And they know what they're talking about! Joe actually has a degree in Agronomy from Texas A&M with additional certifications as Texas Irrigator Auditor, ISA Arborist and Certified Pesticide Applicator. Schmitz Garden Center provides a broad spectrum of quality plant materials and garden decor to enliven your outdoor living areas. I've used them for my own personal yard and whether you use their full-service offerings or just ask for some help designing your yard, they offer fantastic service!
1570 N Stemmons Fwy, Lewisville TX 75057
Hartwell's Nursery has been serving North DFW for over half a century! It was started by Ken Hartwell in 1964 under the name "Lewisville Garden Center," and has since evolved into Hartwell's Nursery. They are a full-service nursery open to the public year-round. Their services include everything from landscape design to complete installation. As far as products go, you can find shade trees, fruit trees, roses, perennials, and even bamboo!
794 S Denton Tap, Coppell TX 75019
Grow It Land Designs in Coppell was founded in 1998 by Don and David Flesher. Ten years after it was founded, they purchased some land on Denton Tap in Coppell and opened up their retail storefront. Their property is well-known in the community for their two acres of mature pecan trees and lush landscaping, and they also have a great patio for events! Their garden center is perfect for the DIY-landscaper. Their staff are incredibly knowledgeable and can help with all your lawn and garden needs and questions.
2221 Ira E Woods Ave, Grapevine TX 76051
Blooming Colors was founded in July 1994 by Barry Johnson, a Master Certified Nursery Professional and a Texas Registered Professional Engineer. Barry loved the idea of opening Blooming Colors Nursery & Landscaping because it combined his passion for landscaping with his engineering background. Their nursery is one of the largest in the area and offers a large variety of high quality products. Their services include outdoor living design, landscape design, and full installation. They believe that a beautiful yard is the key to a beautiful home and will work hard to get you the yard of your dreams.
555 TX-114, Southlake TX 76092
The Southlake location of Mike's Garden Center is one of two in the DFW Metroplex owned and operated by Mike Cook. They offer a wide array of products including tropical flowers, herbs, palm trees, garden decor, water fountains, and patio furniture. They also offer landscape services including mulching beds, lawn maintenance, tree and stump removal and landscape cleanup.
2612 Fort Worth Dr, Denton TX 76205
Meador Nursery was founded circa 1940 by R.L. Meador and his family. For more than 75 years they've been in the same location in Denton, serving generations of customers. They offer all kinds of plants including veggies and herbs, roses, tropicals and shrubs. They'll also help you design your landscaping and will even install! Keep an eye on their weekly specials for great deals!