With no lineups, sometimes the little corner green grocery store may offer you the convenience to quickly buy your garden supplies for your place and your mom’s home. If they sell food, chances are you don’t need to order ahead, and you can select your own plants. Here are a few go-to places across the city to make your lives easier.
Queen Garden Centre | 771 Queen St E, Toronto ON
Located at the corner of Queen St. E and Saulter St. in Riverside, you will find over 500 different varieties of trees, shrubs, and perennials. It has one of the largest plant indexes in Toronto! Speak with their horticulturists for guidance in the right direction, making your garden look spectacular from spring and beyond.
Evergreen Garden Market | 550 Bayview Ave, Toronto ON
This nursery at the Evergreen Brickworks blends classic general store, contemporary gift shop, and sustainable garden market into one location. It has one of Toronto’s widest selection of Ontario native flowers, plants and trees. For your gardening needs, find handmade garden tools, furniture for your garden and how-to gardening books.
Davenport Garden Centre | 368 Davenport Road, Toronto ON
With three locations around the city, discover plenty of small, medium and large indoor plants – all available for delivery. All your needs are covered: soil, growing mix, organic gardening supplies. Shop annuals, perennials, shrubs, pots, planters and herbs at Dupont & Davenport.
Summerhill Nursery and Floral | 1 Poplar Plains Rd, Toronto ON
Take your home garden to the next level. Here you will find plants, accessories, planters, fountains, décor and much more. Regardless of your skill level, this is your destination garden centre for novice and experienced gardeners alike.
Sheridan Nurseries | 2827 Yonge St, Toronto ON
With many locations to choose from around Toronto and the GTA, it is one of the most popular garden suppliers. Have gardening supplies delivered right to your door, including potting mix, soil and mulch. Explore custom design services for planters, containers and handing baskets for mum!
Fairlawn Market | 1930 Avenue Rd, North York ON
Shop online for beautiful arrangements of florals. Delivery is free! According to Fairlawn, they source “the finest quality material available from local growers”. Surprise Mom this year with a burst of fresh colour and fragrance.
Bob’s Garden Centre | 959 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto ON
Open for pickup or delivery! This family-owned business offers both indoor and outdoor plants, fresh cut flowers and arrangements, for all occasions. Spruce up your space by ordering a colourful new arrangement.
Fresh Fruit Market | 699 College St, Toronto ON
Stroll down College Street in Little Italy and you will find the Fresh Fruit Market. A true corner greengrocer. They have been stocking the outdoor shelves with beautiful flowers and flourishing ferns for the past couple of weeks. Grab some raspberries while you are there.
Fiesta Farms | 200 Christie St, Toronto ON
Toronto’s largest independently owned and operated grocer and garden centre. Their ethos is to buy local. You may need to order online for curbside pickup. Do all of your grocery shopping and gardening all in one place!