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Wasco Nursery & Garden Center

Meeting Your Growing Needs Since 1925

Fun Fact: Across our 150 acres of land, Wasco Nursery grows over 10,000 trees!

Over 8-Acres of the best quality trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, herbs & vegetables in the area.

Come visit and see for yourself why we have been consistently voted Kane County’s Best Garden Center and have been frequently ranked in the Top 100 Garden Centers in the United States.

Landscape Design & Construction

No “dream-home” is complete without beautiful landscaping. Your dream landscape begins with Wasco Nursery’s Design-Build Team. Our designers offer a wealth of services to create and maintain your beautiful outdoor living space.

Shopping For Plants Made Easy! Browse Our Plant Selection Using Plant Finder.

Create a “Wish List” and use the “E-Mail My Wish List” button. We’ll prepare a price list and email it back to you. You can then bring your shopping list into the garden center or place a phone order for delivery…It’s that easy.

Got plant issues?

Submit a Sick Plant Form, check out our Education Resources, or text / call us at 630.584.4424

Local Mulch, Soil & Compost Delivery

Order bulk material and have it delivered right to your driveway.

Professional Tree & Shrub Installation

Wasco Nursery’s experienced crews can install any of the plant material you purchase from us. We also offer an industry leading three year plant guarantee on all plant material we install.

EDUCATION SERVICES

Looking for info on how to treat common pest issues, plant care tips, and other helpful gardening information? Check out our educational resources from our team of experts.

EDUCATION SERVICES

The Ultimate Guide for Live Christmas Trees

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Plantskydd Organic Deer Rabbit Repellent

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REVIEWS
“The plants delivered last week were just exceptional, healthy and perfect! Your crew, led by Andreas (been here before) worked hard, did a great job, and were very courteous. They represent Wasco Nursery very well! ”

Gary B.

Batavia, IL
“Wasco Nursery is the best place to fill all your gardening needs. I’ve had so many compliments on perennials, most of which I’ve not seen in other garden centers. I recommend walking the grounds to see the huge variety they carry and talk to their knowledgeable staff. So friendly and accommodating! ”

Lynn A.

Elgin, IL
“Our yard was completed last week, and we cannot thank you and the team enough for how it turned out! It is beautiful, and we so appreciate everyone’s hard work.”

Rachel S.

“Dave, I just wanted to thank you for the wonderful job your guys did planting our trees today. Jorge was great and his co worker Fernando was just terrific. My new trees look beautiful and I wanted you to know that you have an ace team representing Wasco.”

Ellen R.

“I LOVE MY LANDSCAPING! Everything looks great. Your selections and placements were spot on and I have a few places where I can add annuals or pots or bulbs or...Alfonso was gracious, knowledgeable and fun to work with.”

Judy S.

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New Educational Resource!

Our list of water-tolerant plants is a great resource if you`re looking to add plants that can tolerate wet conditions to your garden or landscape. The hand-picked list features our favorite plant species, including trees, shrubs, and perennials, that can thrive in areas with lots of rainfall or standing water. Water-tolerant plants can help prevent soil erosion, filter pollutants, and provide important habitat for wildlife. By selecting plants that are well-suited to wet conditions, you can create a beautiful and resilient outdoor space that can withstand even the wettest weather.

To learn more, hop on over to: https://www.wasconursery.com/water-tolerant-plants/

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Wasco Nursery`s Annual Fall Fest is Back and is just over a month away!!

Make sure to mark your calendars for this awesome celebration of the best season for planting trees, shrubs and more!

For more info on the event, including all of the activities, visit www.wasconursery.com/events

You can also share the event with your friends at: https://fb.me/e/5cc8FE0zt

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Bloom into a beautiful outdoor space this spring!

Spring is almost here and it`s time to give your outdoor space a fresh new look! At Wasco Nursery, we believe that a beautiful landscape should not only enhance the look of your property but also provide a peaceful and enjoyable outdoor living experience.

With our team of experienced landscape designers, we can bring new life to your outdoor space this spring. From new garden beds filled with colorful blooms, to updated patios and walkways, we can help you create an outdoor space that you`ll love spending time in.

Don`t wait, contact us today and let us help you bring new life to your outdoor space this spring.

www.wasconursery.com/landscape-design

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Get ready, Northern Illinois! The cicadas are coming, and we're here to separate fact from fiction. Join us at Wasco Nursery & Garden Center as we dive into everything you need to know about the upcoming emergence of Brood XIII of the 17-year cicada and Brood XIX of the 13-year periodic cicada.

In this informative video, we debunk the sensationalism surrounding this natural phenomenon and provide you with the essential facts. From their life cycle to the impact on trees and plants, we've got you covered.

🔍 Key Points Covered:
Understanding the 17-year and 13-year cicada cycles
Clarifying misconceptions and sensational headlines
Exploring the impact on trees and plant life
Practical tips for protecting young trees and shrubs
Insights from Dr. Fred Miller, PhD, Senior Entomologist at Morton Arboretum
Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a nature enthusiast, this video is a must-watch to prepare for the cicada emergence of 2024. Don't let misinformation bug you—arm yourself with knowledge and join us for this educational journey.

🌱 About Wasco Nursery & Garden Center:
At Wasco Nursery & Garden Center, we're passionate about connecting people with nature and providing expert guidance for all your gardening needs. With a wide selection of trees, shrubs, and garden essentials, we're your go-to destination for cultivating beautiful outdoor spaces.

📌 Stay Connected:
Visit us: www.wasconursery.com/cicada
Follow us on Instagram: @wasconursery 
Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wasconursery
Don't forget to hit the like button, subscribe to our channel for more informative content, and ring the notification bell to stay updated on our latest videos.

#CicadaEmergence #Cicada2024 #WascoNursery #GardeningTips #NatureEducation

Get ready, Northern Illinois! The cicadas are coming, and we're here to separate fact from fiction. Join us at Wasco Nursery & Garden Center as we dive into everything you need to know about the upcoming emergence of Brood XIII of the 17-year cicada and Brood XIX of the 13-year periodic cicada.

In this informative video, we debunk the sensationalism surrounding this natural phenomenon and provide you with the essential facts. From their life cycle to the impact on trees and plants, we've got you covered.

🔍 Key Points Covered:
Understanding the 17-year and 13-year cicada cycles
Clarifying misconceptions and sensational headlines
Exploring the impact on trees and plant life
Practical tips for protecting young trees and shrubs
Insights from Dr. Fred Miller, PhD, Senior Entomologist at Morton Arboretum
Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a nature enthusiast, this video is a must-watch to prepare for the cicada emergence of 2024. Don't let misinformation bug you—arm yourself with knowledge and join us for this educational journey.

🌱 About Wasco Nursery & Garden Center:
At Wasco Nursery & Garden Center, we're passionate about connecting people with nature and providing expert guidance for all your gardening needs. With a wide selection of trees, shrubs, and garden essentials, we're your go-to destination for cultivating beautiful outdoor spaces.

📌 Stay Connected:
Visit us: www.wasconursery.com/cicada
Follow us on Instagram: @wasconursery
Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wasconursery
Don't forget to hit the like button, subscribe to our channel for more informative content, and ring the notification bell to stay updated on our latest videos.

#CicadaEmergence #Cicada2024 #WascoNursery #GardeningTips #NatureEducation

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Everything You Need to Know About Periodic Cicadas in Northern Illinois

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Wasco Nursery & Garden Center

Hop on over to the Garden Center for our third annual Easter Egg Hunt. It's a family favorite you won't want to miss!

Come enjoy a good old fashioned easter egg hunt at the nursery! The kiddos will have a ball scouring the greenhouses and entire garden center for prize filled eggs. Treats will include candy, spring flowers, Wasco Nursery gift cards, and a few other fun surprises.

Please purchase one ticket per child, and email [email protected] to let us know what age group your child or children fall into.

Event will be held rain or shine.

**Space is limited - tickets are required.**

To purchase tickets, visit: www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-easter-egg-hunt-tickets-851678482267
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Hop on over to the Garden Center for our third annual Easter Egg Hunt. Its a family favorite you wont want to miss!

Come enjoy a good old fashioned easter egg hunt at the nursery! The kiddos will have a ball scouring the greenhouses and entire garden center for prize filled eggs. Treats will include candy, spring flowers, Wasco Nursery gift cards, and a few other fun surprises.

Please purchase one ticket per child, and email Amy@wasconursery.com to let us know what age group your child or children fall into.

Event will be held rain or shine.

**Space is limited - tickets are required.**

To purchase tickets, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-easter-egg-hunt-tickets-851678482267

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Open Today (Sunday) 10am-3pm. We now have our first load of plants in the sales yard ready for planting. Mulch, soil, compost and garden mix also available for pick up or delivery. ... See MoreSee Less

Open Today (Sunday) 10am-3pm. We now have our first load of plants in the sales yard ready for planting. Mulch, soil, compost and garden mix also available for pick up or delivery.

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Looking for a nice sized redbud Cercis canadensis L. (Maybe Appalachian) and Hornbeam (Carpinus caroliniana). Do you have any in?

I like the sight of that! It’s a good day today!

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Happy March to all of our plant loving friends!

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4 days ago
Wasco Nursery & Garden Center

ATTENTION EVERYONE! We are offering one of our BIGGEST pre-order sales ever!

If you are looking for INSTANT SHADE, this is the perfect opportunity to get some.

From March 1st through March 22nd, we are offering $400 off the cost of all of our 4" Autumn Blaze Maples (approx. 18-22' tall).

These fast growing hybrid maples are one of our most popular trees each year, for good reason. They can live in almost any environment and have excellent fall color.

To order yours, call 630.584.4424 or visit: www.wasconursery.com/product/autumn-blaze-maple/
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ATTENTION EVERYONE! We are offering one of our BIGGEST pre-order sales ever!

If you are looking for INSTANT SHADE, this is the perfect opportunity to get some.

From March 1st through March 22nd, we are offering $400 off the cost of all of our 4 Autumn Blaze Maples (approx. 18-22 tall).

These fast growing hybrid maples are one of our most popular trees each year, for good reason. They can live in almost any environment and have excellent fall color.

To order yours, call 630.584.4424 or visit: https://www.wasconursery.com/product/autumn-blaze-maple/

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What would delivery and install cost be, ballpark?

I have an Autumn Blaze and its the showplace of the block..

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Do you have a lovely older home that is in need of a landscape update? Our Senior Landscape Designer, Meagan's specialty is older and/or historic homes that need a little exterior love.

She can design a new landscape for you that reduces your maintenance, removes old, overgrown and dated plants, addresses the historic architecture or location of your home, adds classic plants and new favorites that will attract pollinators and more.

She has restored the beauty of her own 97-year-old home's landscape and would love to help you love your home again! Click on the below link to get started and meet Meagan.

www.wasconursery.com/services/landscape-design/
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Do you have a lovely older home that is in need of a landscape update? Our Senior Landscape Designer, Meagans specialty is older and/or historic homes that need a little exterior love. 

She can design a new landscape for you that reduces your maintenance, removes old, overgrown and dated plants, addresses the historic architecture or location of your home, adds classic plants and new favorites that will attract pollinators and more. 

She has restored the beauty of her own 97-year-old homes landscape and would love to help you love your home again! Click on the below link to get started and meet Meagan.

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She was great to work with on my landscaping project. Highly recommend her services and your installation team.

I know this beautiful home 🏡😍

Meagan does an amazing job designing and selecting the right plants for not only the space but also for the owner who will take care of them.

7 days ago
Wasco Nursery & Garden Center

While the title “Greenhouse Plant & Customer Care Technician” (GPCCT) may sound a bit technical, the primary responsibility of the GPCCT is simply to ensure that our greenhouse plants and greenhouse customers are happy and healthy. Extensive plant knowledge is not required but a love of people and plants is a must! We are seeking positive and friendly applicants with a helpful attitude toward customers, including the ability to speak clearly and convey information accurately.

For more info, and to apply, visit: www.wasconursery.com/employment/
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While the title “Greenhouse Plant & Customer Care Technician” (GPCCT) may sound a bit technical, the primary responsibility of the GPCCT is simply to ensure that our greenhouse plants and greenhouse customers are happy and healthy. Extensive plant knowledge is not required but a love of people and plants is a must! We are seeking positive and friendly applicants with a helpful attitude toward customers, including the ability to speak clearly and convey information accurately.

For more info, and to apply, visit: https://www.wasconursery.com/employment/
1 week ago
Wasco Nursery & Garden Center

We are seeking a reliable and responsible individual to join our team as a Delivery Driver. As a delivery driver, you will be responsible for safely transporting plants, mulch and other bulk materials (compost, soil, etc.) to customers within our local area. While a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) is not required for this position, candidates must possess a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record. This position offers competitive pay and opportunities for growth within our company. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for providing exceptional service and enjoy working outdoors, we encourage you to apply for the Delivery Driver position.

For more info, and to apply, visit: www.wasconursery.com/employment/
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We are seeking a reliable and responsible individual to join our team as a Delivery Driver. As a delivery driver, you will be responsible for safely transporting plants, mulch and other bulk materials (compost, soil, etc.) to customers within our local area. While a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) is not required for this position, candidates must possess a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record. This position offers competitive pay and opportunities for growth within our company. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for providing exceptional service and enjoy working outdoors, we encourage you to apply for the Delivery Driver position.

For more info, and to apply, visit: https://www.wasconursery.com/employment/
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