RETAIL SHOP IS OPEN DAILY 9 to 7 We have a beautiful collection of houseplants and ceramic pottery to pair them with. Some cool new items like the FiberStone collection and vintage options as well. We always have recycled pallet planters on hand too! Place your order today! Call 646-872-3991 or Order OnlineOrder OnlineCBS 2’s Vanessa Murdock… Read More Garden Center is open daily
Firewood 2 Go….Kiln Dried NYC Firewood ready for delivery or pick upAt Firewood2Go, we have the perfect firewood for NYC customers. 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… Read More Firewood 2 Go….Kiln Dried NYC Firewood ready for delivery or pick up
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
We are sad to announce we lost the soul of Urban Garden Center, Aspasia Gatanas [12-16-52 to 12-03-17].Aspasia first got into this business when she was just a little girl. Her dad and mom, Dimitri and Calliope Gravanis, opened their first flower shop on the corner of East 89th St and Madison Avenue back in… Read More Remembering Aspasia Gatanas
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
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
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
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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!
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
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!
Looking for a nice metal tree guard for your street tree bed?We design and manufacture beautiful iron tree guards. From permit to installation, we will help you transform your curb appeal.We also install a NYC Parks Department approved tree guard manufactured by Curb Allure. Curb Allure is a NYC based company who we partnered up… Read More Tree Guards now available!
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
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!
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
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/
You could find this article in news stands or click here: http://nymag.com/shopping/marketsweep/houseplants-2014-9-8/ Link will be available soon!
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
Chatting it up with Alyssa Karas of To read more, click here: http://www.glamour.com/home/blogs/toast/2015/06/how-to-grow-herbs-kitchen
Keep these great reviews coming! We really appreciate them. Without your support and patronage, we would not exist. Thank you! Here is a 5 star review on Yelp by John M. “I LOVE Urban Garden Center…They have a great assortment and plenty of options for plants, tools and accessories!” To make a review or to… Read More “I LOVE Urban Garden Center” 5 Star Review on Yelp
The editors of the Village Voice newspaper has voted us BEST GARDEN CENTER in New York City of 2014. East Harlem’s 20,000-square-foot Urban Garden Center is nicely situated, quite literally, on Park Avenue: on a median separating the north- and south-bound lanes sheltered by the Metro North train tracks. Inside, all the accoutrements one… Read More Best Garden Center in NYC by the Village Voice