The Best of Every Season
Alsip Home & Nursery is Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland’s premier independent garden center. We are a full fledged nursery with acres of trees and shrubs, along with plentiful greenhouses bursting with annual flowers, many of which we grow our own! Discover everything you need to maintain your lawn and garden with the best tools and most trusted and premium brands in the industry. Seek the help of our very own Green Team Experts for advice on all of our products and services including landscape design and landscape supply.
Alsip Home & Nursery in St. John, IN and Frankfort, IL isn’t just for gardens and landscapes, we carry the finest selection of top quality patio furniture and Weber Grills! Complete your patio with garden decor and much more to make your exterior living spaces as welcoming and relaxing as your interior spaces. Speaking of interior spaces – Alsip Home & Nursery proudly offers many unique and interesting home decor options to make any home your very own. From wall decor, to candles, silk florals, table top accents, and more. Come Christmas time we transform into a winter wonderland of jaw dropping holiday displays. From lights, to ornaments, and even real Fraser Fir trees, Alsip is your Christmas destination.
Lastly but certainly not least, Alsip Home & Nursery is your one stop pet shop for all the supplies you need for very happy pets. We can even match you with the perfect animal to make your family complete! Groomingdales Pet Salon and Forever Home Training are two services we offer to pet owners. In addition, Alsip to the Rescue (ATTR) a 501(c)(3) adoption center helps dogs and cats find their forever homes. Onsite veterinary care clinics are conveniently located within each Alsip Home & Nursery location. The Frankfort Animal Clinic and Animal Care Center of St. John are mere steps away from our own pet center for owners seeking professional care services for their pets.
We’re Alsip Home & Nursery, the Best of Every Season for reason!
What We Believe at Alsip Home & Nursery
At Alsip Home and Nursery we believe that good people, working toward a common goal, can accomplish anything they set out to do.
In this spirit, we set our goal to be the very best at serving the needs of our customers while making a difference in our community. Every action we take should be with the customers in mind. High standards are our way of life; we pursue excellence in our unique products and memorable service.
We also believe that we can achieve our goal only if we respect and fulfill the professional needs of our own people. We empower our people to make decisions that improve their work and benefit our customers and our company.
Our Mission at Alsip Home & Nursery
To our customers and our people, we pledge our continuous improvement and we make a commitment to this mission:
Create a memorable shopping experience, every day.
Today: Alsip Home & Nursery is still a complete garden center. We carry a wide selection of patio furniture, fountains & statuary, ponds, grills, pets & supplies, wild bird feed/feeders, specialty toys, garden décor, and seasonal holiday décor.. In addition, we have a silk floral department that rivals most wholesalers with a large staff of professional designers to fulfill your needs for that perfect accent that puts the finishing touches to your home.
All of our locations are enjoying a growing customer base that shows no signs of slowing down. We continue to build our repeat customer base by treating everybody like a friend and also constantly bringing in new, unique, quality merchandise that is hard to find anywhere else. We have products to please the whole family all year round, hence our slogan – “The Best of Every Season”
2015: Alsip Home & Nursery, Saint John began weekly Farm to Table CSA produce pick up.
2015: Alsip Home & Nursery opened up a third retail location adjacent to the wholesale greenhouse under the brand name Blooms Greenhouse.
2014: Alsip to the Rescue was created. Alsip to the Rescue is a Non-Profit Animal Rescue located within Alsip Home & Nursery’s stores.
2010: Alsip Home & Nursery opened the first of a series of satellite Garden Marts in grocery store parking lots. As of spring of 2012, two Garden Marts were located at the Strack & Van Til supermarket locations in Crown Point, Indiana.
2008: Alsip Home & Nursery purchased a wholesale greenhouse growing operation in Kingsbury, Indiana and re-opened it under the name Kingsbury Acres Greenhouse. Since that time we have been growing most of our own annual flowers, hanging baskets and vegetable plants providing our customers with even more locally sourced products.
1994: Alsip Home & Nursery opened a second location in St. John, IN on a 17-acre site, located in Northwest Indiana, approximately 30 miles Southeast of downtown Chicago.
1969: Alsip Home & Nursery was opened as a premier garden center in Frankfort, IL, Alsip Home & Nursery has evolved into a specialty retailer with a prestigious reputation in the market and is a tradition to many loyal customers. The 10-acre facility in Frankfort is located approximately 35 miles Southwest of downtown Chicago.