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 dΓ©cor.

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.

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.

Our team of horticultural and floral specialists is dedicated to helping you create your own personal sanctuary, no matter where you live. Come on in and discover all that FMGC has to offer.
Have questions? Send us an email and someone will get back to you right away!

Weekly Specials & Events

Container Seminar

Container Seminars Dec 1st & Dec 6th

Join Us December 1st & 6th for our holiday container seminars.

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Winter Market

First Annual Winter Market

Visit Us On December 4th from 11:00am-5:oopm for our first annual Winter Market. Contact us today for more information.

Expiration date: 12-04-2016

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Our Portfolio


ANNUALS

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SEASONAL DECORATING

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WEDDINGS

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FRESH FLOWERS

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4110 N Elston Ave,
Chicago, IL 60618

773-539-1200

November Hours
Mon – Sat: 10 AM - 8:30 PM
Sunday: 10 AM - 6:30 PM

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  • One of our favorite bouquets to date... blushing bride protea at the base for our blushing bride Carol! πŸ“Έ @stevescap
  • Rustic Fall centerpiece inspired by the harvest season. 
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  • These just speak for themselves! Our master designer Jen has outdone herself once again!

Email us to book your 2017 wedding! πŸ“· Perfectly captured by @stevescap
  • Summer meets fall for this romantic evening ceremony at @stanmansion
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  • Gorgeous arrangement for a baptism this weekend! Congrats to the beautiful Andersen Family on baptizing their twin sons!

Event planning: @knotmywedding
  • Unique fall arrangements for our clients! Fall pumpkin deco! πŸŽƒ
  • Sophisticated just like our bride! Beautiful elements in this centerpiece with loads of texture yet soft and pretty in pink! πŸ“· @krisjonsison
  • Champagne hues and pastel pinks, classic!
  • Extravagant head table design elevated to accentuate Stan Mansions grand ballroom!
  • Shower perfection πŸ“· @rootsoflife
  • Gorgeous summer bridal shower centerpiece! Thank you @rootsoflife for this stunning photo
  • Circle of blush! πŸ“· @krisjonsison