Now is the time to head to your local shop for indoor and outdoor plants. Whether you are dressing up your shaded patio or growing kitchen herbs inside, we're sharing our favorite spots around Austin for the best plants, ceramic pots, and all things green. Prepare to get your hands dirty — in style.
Barton Springs Nursery
The beautiful landscape at Barton Springs Nursery will sprout your creativity. Browse for plants or gift ideas at this wonderful West Austin destination. The nursery has seeds, bulbs, mulch, soil, fertilizer, gravel, and more, as well as many organic options. The educated staff is there to answer any questions you have about the best plants for your home's needs.
East Austin Succulents
East Austin Succulents has a huge variety of cacti and succulents of all shapes and sizes both for keeping indoors or planting outside. Shop its fun collection of pots or bring in your own and the folks here will help arrange and style whatever plants you choose. They also create custom arrangements for dinner parties, events, and gifts. East Austin Succulents shares a space with another one of our faves, the Tillery Street Plant Co.
The Great Outdoors
This South Congress spot is a one-stop shop for creating a backyard wonderland. The friendly people at The Great Outdoors will help you find exactly what you are looking for, whether it's outdoor furniture, arbors, or native plants. We're wild about the array of gorgeous ceramics — some of the best we've ever seen.
Tillery Street Plant Co.
This dog-friendly East Austin gem is the ideal place to spend a Saturday afternoon checking out the largest retail selection of plants in Austin. The nursery's inspirational layout will have you wanting to perfect your own domestic jungle. From bamboo to agave and fruit trees, there's a good chance you'll find more than what you hoped for. Tillery Street also offers a large variety of natural pest and disease controls to keep your garden healthy. Pro tip: Make sure to clear enough space in your car for all of the plants you'll leave with.