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Plant a tree for Dad! Shade trees, fruit trees, and Crabapples are on sale for Father's Day. Check out our other Father's Day Sales
Gifts for the Gardener
Composters & Rain Barrels
Composters can turn your organic waste into gold. Compost is great for feeding your garden beds, veggies, and flowers. Rain barrels will provide nature's water for your plants and will reduce watering costs, a great gift for any gardener.
Pruners, Gloves, & Sloggers
Platt Hill Nursery carries a large selection of pruners including top of the line Felco. A wide range of garden gloves are at your finger tips. Sloggers are a great sandal, they're cool, lightweight, and easy to clean after jumping in the mud to do some garden work.
Veggie Garden & Accessories
Aside from the wide selection of veggies, herbs, and small fruits, Platt Hill Nursery also carries lots of fun accessories. Keep Dad organized with reusable plant ID tags. Earth boxes are great for planting a few extra veggies & herbs in a container.
Spice up Dad's garden with some cool decor items. We carry some fun decorative stones for Dad. 10" garden stones with the armed forces emblems are a great pick for the military Dad. There's also plenty for the sports enthusiast including sports stepping stones, benches, and statuary. Football, baseball, soccer, and more. Our statuary selection includes many different themes and types of wildlife, stop by to check it out. Some selections shown above.
There is lots of great literature available for any type of gardener. Our book selection is also specific to Illinois and the midwest ensuring the most accurate information available.
Popular topics include veggie gardening,, container gardening, perennials, herb gardening, and gardening month by month.
Birders & Birding
Our birding literature is a great guide for attracting and learning about the birdlife in your yard. We carry several bird books including "Birds of Illinois, "Guide to Bird Feeding", and "Guide to Hummingbirds".
There are many dwellings that you can provide for your feathered friends. Small and large birdhouses are available, plus specialty houses for purple martins, butterflies, and bats. Sox, Cubs, Bears, and Packers birdhouses are great for the sports enthusiast.
Birds are always on the lookout for food. Providing fruiting trees and shrubs will attract all sorts of wildlife to your yard. We have many seed bird feeders and lots of specialty feeders available for hummingbirds and orioles.
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