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With summer in full swing, now would be a great time to spruce up the front, back and side yards. Are you looking for a brand new look to your garden? Maybe you want to rearrange what you have and add fertilizer to the soil to keep your plants healthy? Or do you want to do something completely different, but just do not know which direction to go? Or do you have an annoying empty space in your yard and simply don’t know what to do with it? There are some friendly, knowledgeable garden professionals right here in Orange County that can help you with all of your gardening questions and needs.
Orange County Farm Supply
1826 W. Chapman Ave.
Orange, CA 92868
(714) 978-6500
www.ocfarmsupply.com

Orange County Farm Supply has been family-owned since 1948. It started out by providing supplies to all the large local commercial growers. Years later after Orange County became more developed, they modified their sales strategy and became a retail store catering to the gardener, whether you are a hobbyist or growing commercially. Orange County Farm Supply now provides top-quality products and knowledgeable staff to help you with all your gardening needs. They even have an easy to understand three-part formula to prepare gardens before planting. If you are interested in this process, visit Orange County Farm Supply to learn more.

Heavenly Vintage Nursery
14391 Edwards St.
Westminster, CA 92683
(714) 890-5511
www.facebook.com/Heavenly-Vintage-Nursery

Heavenly Vintage Nursery is a mom & pop shop. They strive to provide a unique gardening experience so you a can carve out your own little “slice of heaven” right in your backyard. Gina and Tristan Poudel also have a lovely garden display that help spark the imaginations of their customers. Heavenly Vintage Nursery features Malibu compost, EB Stone worm castings and an array of fertilizers. They also carry a wide variety of succulents, drought tolerant plants, cottage varieties, California natives and assorted Annies Annuals. Gina and Tristan also love helping butterflies and hummingbirds by providing milkweed and butterfly plants to create a nice pleasant environment for them. 

Plant Depot
32413 San Juan Creek Road
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 240-2107
plantdepot.com

Plant Depot is a family-owned and operated retail garden and gift boutique center in San Juan Capistrano. It was founded in 1995 and is a one-stop shop for all of your gardening needs. They have an extraordinary selection of annuals, perennials, citrus, herbs, vegetables, cactus, succulents, shrubs, trees, water plants, organic fertilizer, houseplants and everything in between. Their staff of nursery professionals is friendly, knowledgeable and always ready to help you with all of your gardening project needs.

Upland Nursery
1518 N. Tustin St.
Orange, CA 92867
(714) 538-4500
www.uplandnursery.com

Upland Nursery is a family-owned business and has been an Orange County staple for over 20 years. They specialize in plumerias and carry over 400 different varieties. Upland Nursery also carries a full collection of water plants, unusual perennials, rare fruit trees, cactus, table top bonsai, and bonsai for landscaping. If you are looking for something a little out of the ordinary, Upland Nursery is definitely someplace you should check out.

Green Thumb Nursery
23782 Bridger Road
Lake Forest, CA 92630
(949) 837-3040
www.greenthumb.com

Green Thumb Nursery is a Southern California family-owned garden center known for its large selection of quality, unique and popular plants, friendly garden experts and beautiful garden décor. The nursery covers more than a whopping five acres with tons of options ranging from drought tolerant plants, fruit trees, vibrant flowers, water plants, succulents, luxury patio furniture, garden décor, pond supplies, and more. The California Certified Nursery professionals on staff provide superior customer service in addition to their decades of experience.  

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