Among a select few other local nurseries, Green Glen Nursery, Inc. has been selected as Best in Tree Nurseries by Trees.com. Nurseries were chosen based on criteria including client reviews, services provided, and overall professionalism. Trees.com is an online database for both homeowners and landscapers alike to go and get information on plant material that can be sourced locally. There is also a feature where you can purchase items. Be sure to check out their extensive online library.
I think all of us are probably looking forward to 2021 after an eventful 2020. 2020 brought us to the realization of how fragile we are as a species and that a quiet, normal, calm existence looks rather good right now.
Looking back, when the pandemic ramped up in March & April, I thought our business was going to be in deep trouble. I was concerned with all of us living through it and the business surviving. Thankfully, we were wrong, and our customers and the horticulture industry in general experienced the best year we have seen in a decade!Read More
Hello to another season! It seems over the last few years the big topic of conversation continues to be the weather. Last year both spring and fall digging and shipping seasons were complicated with much more rain than any of us needed or wanted. Yet we always seem to work through it.
Having just completed our second full year at the Elwood office and yard, we are very happy with your responses to the new location.Read More
Green Glen Nursery, Inc. is an Illinois tree nursery that grows thousands of varieties of shade & ornamental trees, shrubs and perennials each year. We have served the community for 50 years and are proud of our reputation for growing a large selection of great looking plant material. With Illinois being located in the Midwest, we typically have four seasons: spring, summer, fall and winter (although, Read More
Green Glen Nursery is proud to offer customers an even better experience at their brand new wholesale facility, which is located on the Elwood nursery property. The old wholesale facility was previously located about five miles north on the retail garden center property in Joliet on Laraway Road.
You might not know that Green Glen Nursery started as a father-son side job selling grass seed on the South Side of Chicago in the late 1960s — but that’s where it all began.