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!
RETAIL SHOP IS OPEN EVERYDAY9 TO 7 The Urban Garden Center is fully stocked for summer! 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! We have lots of summer… Read More Garden Center is open daily 9 to 7
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
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
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!
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
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
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Look who CBS 2 calls the Best Garden Center in NYC… Urban Garden Center! “Erratic weather patterns have made the starts and ends of seasons less predictable; but for those who can’t wait to welcome the green goddess, spring is eternally just around the corner. Growing season will soon be upon us, and with it the… Read More Best Garden Center in NYC by CBS
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
We are so excited to be in the May/June issue of Edible Manhattan. They put such a beautiful magazine together. http://www.ediblemanhattan.com/departments/worth-the-trip/tracks-grid-urban-garden-center-rises/ Here is a follow up story: http://www.ediblemanhattan.com/foodshed-2/urban-garden-center/ written by Carrington Morris.