Chicago's Garden Center

At FMGC, our goal is to provide everything you need to celebrate the beauty of nature in an urban environment. Whether you are looking for native plants, eye-catching container creations, or extraordinary wedding florals, you will discover a superior selection at FMGC. Our ever-changing inventory and customized design options provide unique and beautiful solutions for each of our valued clients.

Living in a large city has untold advantages; however, a significant trade-off for urban dwellers is the lack of exposure to nature and green spaces. Weekend excursions and an occasional walk in the park are wonderful, but there is just no substitute for colorful blooms and lush greenery in your own backyard (or on your balcony). That is why we specialize in original container gardens, rooftop installations, interior floral design, and seasonal décor.

If you are lucky enough to have adequate outdoor space for gardening, you are sure to find everything you need at FMGC. We have an extensive selection of annuals, perennials, native plants, groundcover, trees, shrubs, and bulbs. Perhaps you enjoy home-grown tomatoes, potatoes, and herbs. We have a wonderful selection, including organic seeds and plants. Additionally, you will find the finest products to weed, feed, and de-bug your yard, as well as whimsical accents, accessories, and unique garden furniture.

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We have a wonderful selection, including organic seeds and plants. Additionally, you will find the finest products to weed, feed, and de-bug your yard, as well as whimsical accents, accessories, and unique garden furniture. Chicago is a great place to live, but freezing temperatures can arrive with little warning, and winter seems to drag on

into spring more often than not. That is why we offer lots of ways to bring nature home during the cold winter months. Our design team can create seasonal decor for every occasion, unique wedding florals, and we also offer contract florals for both residential and commercial clients.

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We invite you to take advantage of our advice and consultations

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“ I am very happy with the help and advice during the construction of my garden. Professional, experienced and friendly service. Next year I will definitely come back here and buy more plants! ”
- Dorothy M., Chciago IL
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- Sandra, Chicago, IL
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- Martin, Chicago, IL
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Our team of horticultural and floral specialists is dedicated to helping you create your own personal sanctuary, no matter where you live.
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Weekly Specials & Events

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Valentine’s Day Terrarium Class

Looking for something totally unique to do this Valentine’s Day? Come join us for our first terrarium class of the new year on February 14th

Expiration date: February 14, 2019

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Terrarium Seminar

Join us March 21st or 23rd for our first ever terrarium seminar from 6pm-7:30pm. For $35 you will be able to pick out your own container and contents. Build Your Own Personalized Terrarium Learn Proper Care & Maintenance Select Your Favorite Plants & [...]

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Fraser Fir Trees

The Fraser fir is the most popular tree used for Christmas trees. Our trees, grown on a family farm in North Carolina, have a wonderful fragrance, a classic shape, attractive dark blue-green color, strong limbs, and the soft non-prickly needles for which the Fraser is justly [...]

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Holiday Container Seminar

Holiday Container Seminars December 1st and December 6th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Unique containers/fresh greens Wide array of dried floral and accent items Professional instruction Appetizers and treats/BYOB Join us for one of our holiday [...]

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Farmers Market Garden Center

4110 N Elston Ave,
Chicago, IL 60618

773-539-1200

Summer Hours
Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sat-Sun: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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