RETAIL SHOP IS OPEN DAILYLATE HOURS 9 to 9UNTIL 12-23-17 The Urban Garden Center is gearing up for the holidays! Our Christmas Trees are now in stock!We have a full selection of fresh cut trees, wreaths, roping, garland, boughs, cuttings, poinsettia, amaryllis, rosemary, lavender, myrtle topiary, mini-evergreens, norfolk island pine and more!#ThinkHolidaysWe have a beautiful collection of… Read More Garden Center is open daily 9 to 9
Best Christmas Trees in NYC are at Urban Garden Center!Our Christmas Trees, wreaths, garland, poinsettias are all in stock.We are open daily 9 to 7. Starting on 12/1/17 we will be open 9 to 9 until 12/23/17.Here what Time Out New York had to say about Urban Garden Center…The best services for Christmas tree delivery… Read More Best Christmas Trees in NYC!
Firewood for sale in NYC. All of our wood is kiln dried as is required by NYS Law. We only use hardwood from Upstate New York . It comes in different sizes like 12″, 16″ and 24″. We sell kindling too. You can order by the bundle or by the City Cord. Each bundle has… Read More Firewood 2 Go….Kiln Dried Firewood ready for delivery or pick up
Free Coffee from UGC eats! with $15 purchase today! Just show your paper receipt to UGC Eats! on 118th St. and Park Avenue *limited 1 8oz coffee per receipt. While Supplies Last. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Restrictions May Apply. Offer good until 12/31/17
Have a garden lover in your life? Introducing our new Gift Card!You can stop in our shop or purchase on line.Order your gift card on line here:https://squareup.com/store/urban-garden-center-llc/item/gift-card
Urban Gardening Tips, Tricks and Resources by the urban garden experts here at Urban Garden Center.(photo above by Dave Ogden of 3rd generation urban gardener Dimitri Gatanas)After 50 years of gardening in New York City, we have developed some tips and tricks to keep your plants healthy in small spaces. We also offer some techniques… Read More Tips, Tricks and Resources
Gardening, landscaping and garden design services available. Need a gardener? Urban Garden Center’s garden design & installation division, GRNRF, is available to discuss your design needs today. We also do consultations by e-mail and by phone. GRNRF pronounced \’grēn-‘rüf\ was formed in 2010 to create amazing outdoor spaces using a combination of tried… Read More Gardening, landscaping, and garden design services available
Attention Property Owners and Managers! Introducing Security Planters made with reinforced concrete.Various shapes, sizes and finishes are available.Contact Dimitri Gatanas at Dimitri@UrbanGardenNYC.com for a quote
Growing into our 4th generation! This is our 57th year in business here in NYC. At one time there were 4 garden centers in Manhattan, now there is one. Yes, we are now the only garden center left in Manhattan. We are honored for the opportunity to keep our family business alive right here in… Read More Growing into our 4th generation!
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UGC eats! Now Open!It is a coffee shop, a market and a plant store. Oh yeah, we forgot to mention you can also buy vintage finds you see priced around the shop. All the retail products including the vintage finds were curated by us here at the Urban Garden Center. We also helped design the… Read More UGC eats! Now Open!
New York City Christmas Tree Buying GuideBy Tara Conry December 6, 2016 of AMNYIt’s officially Christmastime in New York City. The Rockefeller Center tree is shining bright, which means it is now socially acceptable for you to start decking your halls. That includes finding your very own Christmas tree.But you’ll need one that suits your… Read More New York City Christmas Tree Buying Guide
The cheapest Christmas trees in Manhattan is the Urban Garden Center according to Streeteasy.We would say we agree we are least expensive source on the island.Cheapest VendorsUrban Garden CenterIn East Harlem there is a massive complex called the Urban Garden Center, which happens to be the largest garden center in New York City. This is… Read More The cheapest Christmas trees in Manhattan
Check out the full story here: http://www.littlethings.com/nyc-christmas-tree-men/
Sunrise to Sunset in East Harlem by AM New York’s Colter Hettich (photo too).You may know it as East Harlem, Spanish Harlem or simply El Barrio, but the Manhattan neighborhood by any name is just as sweet.Today the neighborhood has some of the best panaderias and taquerias around, and can also claim such icons as Tito… Read More Sunrise to Sunset in East Harlem by AM New York
Innovative NYC Farm to Table Restaurants Discussionfeaturing our very own Sara Gatanas of UGC eats!As consumer interest in health and sustainability give rise to farm-to-table cuisine, restaurant owners, operators and chefs strive to find creative ways to offer healthy, sustainable food at affordable prices. Moderator Charles Platkin, PhD, JD, MPH, the executive director of the Hunter… Read More Innovative NYC Farm to Table Restaurants Discussion
The Urban Garden Center brings Gardening to Every New Yorker by Garden Collagewritten by Nora Mueller and photography by Andreana Bitsis The competitive, Wall Street-centric Manhattan of the 21st century isn’t a Manhattan typically associated with small, family-owned businesses– and certainly not a three generation one. But under an overpass in East Harlem, the Urban Garden Center… Read More The Urban Garden Center brings Gardening to Every New Yorker by Garden Collage
Nature and urbanization have often not worked well together and yet, many profess otherwise, believing in the therapeutic, restorative effects that a bit of greenery can have.Situated underneath an elevated train track amidst the incessant whistling, rattling and shaking of whirring locomotives and the chatter and horns of the bustling streets, I discovered the Urban… Read More Check out our feature on Manhattan Sideways!
Did you check out our feature on Fox 5 NY with Rosanna Scotto and Greg Kelly?No worries, here is a link to the full video:http://www.fox5ny.com/good-day/239802380-video
Time to Shop Small!Check out this cute gift idea! A mini-succulent in a mini-Anthora ceramic coffee cup. Only $12.99!Shop small on-line here: https://mkt.com/urban-garden-center-llc/item/cup-o-succulent
How to not kill all your plantsCheck out our feature in the NY Post!Photo by Stefano GiovanniniUrban Garden CenterThis third-generation family-owned East Harlem staple offers a soil bar, where customers can buy dirt, mulch and stones by the cup and a wide variety of recycled and repurposed planters. For Halloween this year, the expansive store… Read More How to not kill all your plants
The Urban Garden Center Brings Gardening To Every New Yorker written by Nora Mueller of Garden Collage. Included in this well written article are beautiful pictures of our shop by Andrean Bitsis. We are thrilled to be part of this article.Off the beaten path…The competitive, Wall Street-centric Manhattan of the 21st century isn’t a Manhattan… Read More The Urban Garden Center Brings Gardening To Every New Yorker
Check out the latest issue of Edible Manhattan. Great tips on what to do in East Harlem when exploring by bike (or by foot). You will find us on this map! For the full article, CLICK HERE
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With things warming up flowers are on a lot of minds after weeks of cold weather. If you’re getting the itch to garden it’s important to know what’s safe to plant this early, and what’s not. Bulbs are starting to fade out and it’s time for summer stunners. “The weathers getting… Read More CBS 2’s Vanessa Murdock asks the experts
Are you having trouble keeping that lawn green? Replacing your sod every year? Can’t wait for seed to come in? We have a great new product called Garden-Mark Landscape Solutions. Faux Lawns are a great way to enjoy your yard without the cost of weekly maintenance. Perfet for pets, kids, putting greens, yoga, and more!… Read More Is that lawn kicking your butt?