Holiday Hours–Please Note

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from our family at Vander Giessen Nursery to yours! We hope you have a joyous Christmas celebration and that your new year is full of blessings. Please note the following changes to our  hours during this holiday season: Through December 23: 9:00-5:00 December 24: 9:00-12:00 December 25-January 5: Closed Beginning January 2: Winter Hours -- open Monday-Friday 9:00-4:30 Thank you for your business [...]

2019-12-19T18:16:02+00:00December 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Christmas Open House at Vander Giessen’s

The Christmas season has arrived, and nothing says Christmas like a warm, festive party with friends. At Vander Giessen Nursery, we've hosted a Christmas open house for most of the more than 80 years we've been in business, and the tradition continues this year! Join us on Saturday, December 7 from 10:00-3:00 for our annual Christmas Open House. We'll be serving up hot, fresh olie bollen made with our [...]

2019-12-03T19:07:55+00:00November 20th, 2019|Sale|0 Comments

Tips to Keep Your Christmas Fresh & Vibrant

With the Christmas season underway, gardening takes a backseat to decorating—and with good reason, since Christmas comes only once a year! In this season of celebration, though, many of the decorations you use indoors and out are perishable and can start to look worn before the last of your Christmas get-togethers are over. To keep your home looking festive and fresh through the holidays, here are a few tips I’ve [...]

2017-12-12T05:09:06+00:00December 13th, 2017|Container Gardening, Plant Care, Winter|0 Comments

Christmas is Coming!

The Christmas season will soon be here--and in fact, for many stores, it is already. We choose to wait until the day after Thanksgiving to get into full swing here at Vander Giessen's, but that doesn't mean we're not busy getting ready! Stop in today and you'll see we're busy changing our greenhouse around to accommodate our indoor Christmas tree shopping area, a separate poinsettia & indoor plant area [...]

2016-11-19T00:38:32+00:00November 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Great Gardener Gift Ideas

The Christmas season is well underway: lights are up, Christmas music fills the radio waves and December calendars are packed with parties and family get-togethers. While gardening may not be foremost in your mind this month, there are plenty of gift-worthy items you’ll find at Vander Giessen's that you can give to your favorite gardener—or add to your own wishlist—this Christmas season. For most gardeners, one of the most-used tools [...]

2016-11-10T22:47:48+00:00December 10th, 2015|Garden Tools, Gift Ideas|0 Comments