The 10 Best Garden Centers and Nurseries in Texas!

Landscaping can be one of the most relaxing hobbies imaginable. But when you’re new to it, making mistakes can be costly. That’s why trusted garden centers and nurseries are so important; they save you time, money, and set you on the right track. Before your next big home project, stop by any of the following 10 garden centers for expert advice.

1. Kim’s Home and Garden Center, Huntsville, TX

Kim’s Home and Garden Center sells a wide array of décor, trees, bedding plants, and shrubs, in addition to landscaping and irrigation services. The garden center sells plants, tools, compost, mulch, soils, and bird supplies, too.

2. Covington’s Nursery Landscape Co., Rowlett, TX

Covington’s Nursery Landscape Co. services the Rowlett, Texas, area. They have frequent new arrivals, including planters, metal rain gauges, planter caddies, wall hanging birdhouses, and much more. Check out their website for regularly updated articles and events.

3. Kingwood Garden Center, Kingwood, TX

Since 1977, Kingwood Garden Center has provided all manner of gardening services and supplies. They sell seasonal color annuals, herbs, vegetables, citrus and fruit trees, tropical, trees, soil, compost, pottery, fountains, and much, much more.

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4. Calloway’s Nursery, Multiple locations

Calloway’s Nursery is a Texas staple with many locations throughout the state. They have two locations in Arlington, one in Dallas, one in Denton, one in Fort Worth, one in Flower Mound, one in Hurst, one in Lewisville, and many more.  In addition to a wide variety of goods, they offer a “Pick and Plant” service, in which you pick out your planets, meet with their trained professionals, and they plant it for you.

5. The Arbor Gate, Tomball, TX

The Arbor Gate in Tomball, Texas, describes themselves as “quite literally an inspired collection that includes unusual plants, artisan-created decorative pieces, and a constantly changing array of items that bring beauty, comfort, and even flavor to the home garden.” Check out their website for an updated listing of classes.

6. Shades of Green, Frisco, TX

Shades of Green in Frisco, Texas, offers landscape design, specials, events, and education via their garden center. They’re happy to help design and install all of your landscaping needs.

7. Fanick’s Garden Center, San Antonio, TX

Fanick’s Garden Center has been family-owned and operated since 1939. Their website is a treasure trove of information. We recommend you check out the plant database for a full listing of perennials, ornamental trees, shade trees, evergreen shrubs, fruit trees, and more.

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8. Cornelius Nursery, Houston, TX

Cornelius Nursery in Houston offers weekly specials, a 100 percent satisfaction guarantee, and frequent sales. They sell seasonal home décor as well as plants and products, including lawn décor, fire ant control, pottery, and more.

9. Red Barn Garden Center, Austin, TX

The Red Barn Garden Center is known as one of the best in the country, as voted on by the readers of Garden Center Magazine. They can help you with purchasing, pest problems, and landscaping and have been in business since the 1970s. Check out their website for a full gallery and special events.

10. North Haven Gardens, Dallas, TX

North Haven Garden sin Dallas, Texas, offers year-round classes and workshops in addition to a wide variety of products. Check out their selection of Texas natives, edibles, pottery, accessories, succulents, gifts, and perennials on their website before stopping in. 

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