In 1938, James Vander Giessen opened his first greenhouse to the public in his backyard on the edge of Lynden. Nearly 80 years later, much has changed, but one thing remains the same: our commitment to selling the best plants we can offer. Now in our third and fourth generations of family ownership, Vander Giessen’s is Whatcom County’s oldest nursery and garden center. Visit us today to find the perfect plants for your garden as well as the supplies you need to make your garden thrive!
Grown in our greenhouses--unmatched in quality and beauty!
Fall is a special season here in the Pacific Northwest. Changing leaves, cool, crisp air and the return of regular rains--all of these are signs that autumn has arrived. For gardeners, fall is an [...]
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