Best Places to Buy Plants in Toronto & GTA

As the season begins to warm, we are looking at our gardens, excited to freshen up the soil with an array of green foliage. Whether you are creating an outdoor garden, beautifying your space by adding some fresh, green plants, visit these nurseries and garden centres to choose from a wide variety of choices. Whether you are a professional landscaper or a just a lover of leaves, check out the 25 best places to buy plants in the GTA.



Vandermeer Nursery & Garden Centre

Vandermeer Nursery is the largest nursery in Durham and you can find rare plants, and plants for every season, water plants and more.

Address: 588 Lakeridge Road South Ajax



Royal Botanical Garden

If you looking for starting your garden for free, then borrow from Royal Botanical Garden’s seed library. You can find seeds for a large variety of seeds for herbaceous perennials, grasses, annuals, and trees and shrubs. The Garden also has a shop, Shop @ the Gardens, where can fine a beautiful selection of gardening merchandise.

Address: RBG Centre, 680 Plains Rd West, Burlington


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Glen Echo Nurseries

Since 1981, Glen Echo Nurseries have been providing Caledon residents with materials and products to create and maintain beautiful gardens and landscaping designs. Their garden center includes items such as bulbs, shrubs, annuals, flowers, and trees. Their experienced staff can also offer great advice on your indoor and outdoor plants and produce.

Address: 15070 Airport Rd, Caledon East

Upright Nurseries

Upright Nurseries is a beautiful, green-colored wonderland for everything from shade trees to evergreens to rose bushes. Check out their property and breathe in the refreshing scent of pine and cedar while stomping through the soil. With over 50 years of experience and 20 years of tree digging, the friendly staff of Upright Nurseries will be able to assist you with the right products, along with answers to all of your questions.

Address: 6777 Healey Rd, Caledon

Humber Nurseries

Humber Nurseries are wholesale suppliers of trees, shrubs, annuals, perennials, ferns, specialty plants, and garden equipment. Well-suited to larger-scale projects, the items available at Humber Nurseries will provide you with everything you need for your garden or landscaping project.

Address: 14905 Bramalea Rd, Caledon East


Kim’s Nature

As an inclusive nursery, Kim’s Nature carries many of the typical indoor and outdoor plants that you would find at other locations but its Bonsai trees that really make this location unique. Kim’s Nature carries 9 different varieties of Bonsai trees, as well as trimming tools and soil. If you are looking for a special addition to your home or garden, visit Kim’s Nature to explore the beauty of the Bonsai!

Address: 10011 Highway 48 (Markham Road) Markham


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Sheridan Nurseries

This expansive Toronto Garden Center has everything that you need for your home or garden. Sheridan specializes in annuals, perennials, and bulbs, along with gardening equipment and soil. However, you can still find a large selection of tropical plants and small indoor varieties. Bonus: visit Sheridan Nurseries during the holiday season to check out their stock of real Christmas trees!


  • 2827 Yonge St, Toronto
  • 4077 Hwy 7, Unionville
  • 2069 Burnhamthorpe Rd E, Mississauga
  • 1774 Ellesmere Rd, Scarborough




Arbor Garden

Arbor Garden Center and Nursery have a huge selection of plants, hydrangeas, perennials, shrubs, and over 1000 varieties of trees! This massive nursery also carries landscaping and garden equipment. Visit the online catalog to peruse their Spring and Summer collection.

Address: 6556 Trafalgar Rd. Milton

Jane Gardens

Spring is in bloom at Jade Gardens! This nursery specializes in evergreens and shrubs, in addition to multiple varieties of herbs. Check out their selection of soil, peat moss, and tropical plants too.

Address: 5532 Trafalgar Road Milton



Toronto Botanical Garden:

Get quality seeds including vegetables, herbs, flowers, and wildflowers, indoor plants, and other items for your garden at Toronto Botanical Garden’s shop. Do not forget to explore intimate themed gardens including the Piet Oudolf Entry Garden Walk, Perennial Border and Nature’s Garden as well as a stroll into the expansive ravine and Edwards Gardens.

Address: 777 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto


Down 2 Earth Garden Center

Known for their friendly and knowlegable customer service, Down 2 Earth can help you select the perfect items for your home or garden. They offer a large selection of plants, flowers and soil, along with materials and equipment for all of your landscaping needs.

Address: 158 Park Lawn Road Suite 1 Etobicoke

Stamen and Pistil

Located in the west end of downtown Toronto, Stamen and Pistil offers a large selection of pots, soil, and plants of all sizes. They also specialize in creating custom terrariums, complete with care instructions. Keep an eye open for their unique offering of workshops that will resume once social distancing restrictions have been limited. You can shop directly from their Instagram account @stamenandpistilbotanicals.

Address: 1562 Bloor Street West

Dynasty Plant Shop

The Dynasty Plant Shop has been serving the Queen West neighborhood since 2013. Every week, customers can peruse new plants, ceramic pots, and fresh, artistic creations. Dynasty also doubles as a design studio that pairs stylish wares with potted plants for personal and commercial use. Their unique offering of exotic tropical plants and cactus is a must-see for any plant lover.

Address: 1086 Queen St. West.


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Eco Stems

Most noted for their environmentally conscious and sustainable practices, this adorable shop in the east end of Toronto offers a mixture of indoor and outdoor plants, plant supplies, and flower bouquets that will enchant and inspire. Whether you are looking for a hand-tied floral bunch or large, air-purifying plants, Eco Stems will appeal to your green thumb!

Address: 364 King Street East


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East End Garden Centre

For over 30 years, this family-owned, full-service garden facility has provided the eastern neighborhoods of Toronto and Scarborough with an array of gardening products and plants, including chopped firewood. In particular, East End Garden Centre has an entire professional landscaping section. Choose from a selection of fertilizers, seeds, shrubs, bulbs, and landscaping equipment.

Address: 1395 Queen Street East

Glided and Green

This boutique plant and flower shop located towards the north end of Toronto carries a wide selection of flowers and bouquets for every occasion, but amidst the color flower petals are some beautiful and unusual house plants. If you are looking for a gift or home item that goes beyond a floral arrangement, visit Glided Green to inquire about their plant selection.

Address: 3234 Yonge Street Toronto


Anga’s Farm

Since 1980, the family-owned nursery carries everything from indoor and outdoor potted plants, perennials, seeds and bulbs. Whether you are beautifying your garden or are looking to add lush greenery to your indoor living space, the knowledgeable staff at Anga’s Farm will help you choose the perfect products for your project. During your visit, don’t forget to check out their adorable chicken farm!
Address: 89 Bankfield Drive, Etobicoke

Davenport Garden Center

With three locations to serve the Toronto core, the Davenport location currently offers the option for pick-up on select days of the week. Check out their stunning selection of nearly 100 different varieties of indoor plants. In addition, the Davenport Garden Center is home to an extensive collection of succulents and cacti, as well as herbs, perennials, bulbs, and arrangements.

Address: 368 Davenport Road, Toronto


Their window slogan says it all; ‘plants make people happy,’ and we couldn’t agree more. This boutique shop carries a cheerful collection of potted cacti and succulents, as well as tropical plants. Their selection sells out quickly, but luckily, Plantful is open for in-store shopping. Don’t delay; gift yourself or someone else with leafy happiness.

Address: 3379 Yonge St, North York


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Beech Nursery

Located in the east end of downtown Toronto, Beech Nursery goes beyond its lush assortment of tropical plants and tall-standing potted plants. Beech also offers landscaping design through their contractors. Visit them online or in-person to receive expert advice and assistance for your gardening needs.

Address: 4 Carlaw Ave, Toronto


Bloom Plus

Bloom Plus has been serving the neighborhood of North Toronto for over fifteen years. This plant and floral boutique provides beautiful flower arrangements and decorative house plants, for every occasion. Visit their store online and peruse their offerings of succulents, orchids, cacti and potted tropical plants.

Address: 3160 Yonge St, Toronto


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Garden Supply Center

For over twenty years, this family-owned and operated nursery carries everything from flowers to vegetable plants to soil and wood products. Their knowledgeable staff can also consult on outdoor and garden projects. For those living on the east end of the GTA, the Garden Supply Center is a one-stop-shop that will cater to all of your green thumb fantasies!

Address: 8885 Sheppard Ave E, Scarborough

Dave’s Air Plant Corner

Dave’s Air Plant Corner specializes in Tillandsia, a plant species that do not require any soil to grow. Dave’s carries over 60+ varieties of Tillandsia plants, in addition to terrariums and air plant displays. If you are looking for some soil-less ways to beautify your home with unique plants, you can explore the interesting options available at Dave’s. Services also include expert air-plant care.

Address: 55 Bamburgh Cir, Scarborough


Promise Supply

Promise Supply is a boutique plant and flower shop that carries a variety of plant sizes and species. Starter potted plants range from 3.5” to 14,” and plant heights can range from 3 feet to ten feet tall. If you are looking to green up your space, Promise Supply can provide you with the perfect size plants to suit your environment.

Address: Stackt Market, 28 Bathurst Street, Unit 1-109, Toronto


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Terra Greenhouses Vaughan

If you are looking to expand your garden or patio, Terra Greenhouses offers patio furniture, potters, bird feeders, soil, and all sorts of lawn and garden care items. In addition, Terra also provides a wide assortment of potted and tropical plants, evergreens, flowers, and more. Stop in and source all of your home and garden needs for the spring season.

11800 Keele St, Maple
2273 #5 Hwy. Burlington
12800 Britannia Rd. Milton


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    1. Clint

      Terra Greenhouses in Vaughan – not worth the drive, I have more tropical indoor plants in my small one bedroom apartment in North York than they do. The indoor tropical plants they did have seem over priced. I do not see how this place made on any listing.

      May 13, 2021 at 12:00 PM

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