Like it or not, summer is a blip on our seasonal schedule and before we know it fall is in full force once again. Leaves are changing, days are shortening, and nights have a bit more chill. Now is a great time to overseed your lawn, tidy up the landscape in preparation for the winter,…

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Garden Mum

Mum’s the word – Chrysanthemum that is. Because it’s no secret at all where to find Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland Area’s biggest, most beautiful selection of garden mums. How It All Began World Famous Garden Mums We Do Things A Little Bit Differently Alsip Home & Nursery is the biggest and best Independently owned Garden…

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01When to Plant Perennials in the Midwest02How to Prepare Soil for Perennials03Planting Perennials 04Caring for Perennials Lovely and reliable perennials account for some of our all-time favorite plants. Partly because there’s such a wide variety of them — from trees to shrubs to flowers — and partly because they’re so darn dependable. Unlike other plants…

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Fall Garden

The kids are back in school and the long dog days of summer have ended – you might think the gardening season has also come to a close. You’ll be surprised to discover that things aren’t slowing down here at Alsip Home & Nursery. Just as the summer season begins to change into crisper weather,…

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Free Goodies for Kids & Pets! Visit us from 11am-2pm on October 14th for an afternoon of family fun! First 100 Kids in Halloween Costume Receive a Free Goodie Bag! First 50 Dogs in Halloween Costume Receive a Free Treat Bag! Enter to Win a $100 Alsip Gift Card! Simply check-in on the Alsip Nursery…

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Pumpkin Topiary

In need of a fun date night idea or evening out with the gals? Look no further than Alsip Home & Nursery’s upcoming Craft Nites! Discover your creative side whilst enjoying complimentary adult beverages during our guided fall workshops. Spaces are limited! Create a darling fall accent comprised of one three heirloom pumpkins of various…

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In need of a fun date night idea or evening out with the gals? Look no further than Alsip Home & Nursery’s upcoming Craft Nites! Discover your creative side whilst enjoying complimentary adult beverages during our guided fall workshops. Spaces are limited! Our glamorous pumpkins or “Glampkins” will make for a perfect table centerpiece this…

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"The Great Pumpkin"

In need of a fun date night idea or evening out with the gals? Look no further than Alsip Home & Nursery’s upcoming Pumpkin Paint & Sips! Discover your creative side whilst enjoying complimentary adult beverages during our guided fall workshops. Spaces are limited! Follow along as our instructor guides you through a step-by-step process…

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After a cooler than usual August in Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana, we just endured several record days of heat for September and it was also one of the driest Septembers on record.  Now we’ve cooled off a little (finally!) to more “normal” temperatures for this time of year. What does this mean for your lawn…

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Online RSVP Extended to September 13th Workshop Fee: $9.99 per person/scarecrow Create your own sitting scarecrow family! We’ll provide the burlap head, straw, and paint for the face. Simply bring long pants and long-sleeved shirts that can be tucked in.   [maxbutton id=”17″ url=”https://shop.alsipnursery.com/products/sitting-scarecrow-workshop-rsvp—14482.html” text=”Register Today” ]  

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