• Open Daily Mon-Fri 7am-5pm • Saturday 8:30am-5pm • Sunday 9am-5pm
  • Tel Number: 520.299.9471
  • Fax Number: 520.577.0099
  • 3384 E River Road, Tucson AZ 85718
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Upcoming Events

Green Things Farmers and Artisan Market

Green Things Farmer's and Artisan Market

June 30, 2016, 8:00am - June 30, 2016, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

We welcome you to attend the very first Green Thing's Farmer's and Artisan Market. You will be able to buy your farm fresh produce and veggie starts at the same place! You can shop for art and discover new artists surrounded by all the beautiful trees and shrubs! We will offer hand crafted goods, homemade jams, fresh baked treats, hand crafted jewelry, and one of a kind artworks-- in additionn to our huge selection of annuals, shrubs, trees, cactus and succulents-- all in the same great place!... See MoreSee Less

Broken Pottery Class

Broken Pottery Class

July 2, 2016, 10:00am - July 2, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Bring in a broken pot or let's break one. Class begins at 10 AM with short demo and workshop will follow. Sign up for classes right here on our Events page!

Growing with Green Things - Part 3: Proper Fertilizing of Your Landscape

Growing with Green Things - Part 3: Proper Fertilizing of Your Landscape

July 3, 2016, 10:00am - July 3, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Growing with Green Things is a series of informational lectures and discussiosn for your benefit, hosted by Roger Putney. The third part of this series will discuss proper fertilization of your landscape.... See MoreSee Less

Fairy Garden Class

Fairy Garden Class

July 9, 2016, 10:00am - July 10, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us this Saturday for a fun-filled morning. Short demo at 10 AM, followed by a workshop. The demo and the workshop are free. You can purchase all the materials in the store and Cathy will work with you to create your own Fairy Garden following the demo. You can also bring some of your own materials and purchase the rest in our store. Children and Adults are welcome! Bring the whole family or all of your friends! Sign up for classes right here on the Facebook Events page!... See MoreSee Less

Growing with Green Things - Part 4: Selection & Care of Fruit Trees

Growing with Green Things - Part 4: Selection & Care of Fruit Trees

July 10, 2016, 10:00am - July 11, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Growing with Green Things is a series of informational lectures and discussiosn for your benefit, hosted by Roger Putney. The fourth part of this series will be discussing the selection and care of fruit trees.... See MoreSee Less

Stacked Pot Garden

Stacked Pot Garden

July 16, 2016, 10:00am - July 16, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Growing with Green Things - Part 4: Selection & Care of Desert Trees

Growing with Green Things - Part 4: Selection & Care of Desert Trees

July 17, 2016, 10:00am - July 17, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Growing with Green Things is a series of informational lectures and discussiosn for your benefit, hosted by Roger Putney. The second part of this series will discuss selecting heat tolerant annuals for Summer color.... See MoreSee Less

Fairy Garden Class

Fairy Garden Class

July 23, 2016, 10:00am - July 24, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us this Saturday for a fun-filled morning. Short demo at 10 AM, followed by a workshop. The demo and the workshop are free. You can purchase all the materials in the store and Cathy will work with you to create your own Fairy Garden following the demo. You can also bring some of your own materials and purchase the rest in our store. Children and Adults are welcome! Bring the whole family or all of your friends! Sign up for classes on the Facebook Events page!... See MoreSee Less

Growing with Green Things - Part 5: Understanding Your Drip System

Growing with Green Things - Part 5: Understanding Your Drip System

July 24, 2016, 10:00am - July 24, 2016, 1:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Growing with Green Things is a series of informational lectures and discussiosn for your benefit, hosted by Roger Putney. The fifth part of this series will be discussing the functions and purposes behind your drip system.... See MoreSee Less

Dreamcatcher Workshop with Live Flute Music

Dreamcatcher Workshop with Live Flute Music

July 30, 2016, 10:00am - July 31, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Come into Green Things and join us in creating your very own Dreamcatcher! The class is free but materials to create your own dreamcatcher cost $20. Enjoy the ambience of live flute music while you craft your own creation!... See MoreSee Less

Mindful Meditation Garden

Mindful Meditation Garden

August 6, 2016, 10:00am - August 6, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Come join us to create a sacred space for yourself. The class starts this Saturday at 10 AM and is free!

Pallet Garden Class

Pallet Garden Class

August 13, 2016, 10:00am - August 13, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Learn how to make your very Pallet Garden at Green Things! The workshop is free but if anyone wants to make one they have to pre-order their pallet by Wednesday 8/10 (or bring your own pallet.) The sizes availiable are small (around 18" by 28") for $15 or medium (around 24" by 36") for $20. Call us at 520-299-9471 to reserve your pallet! Payment must be taken over the phone or in-person to reserve your pallet.... See MoreSee Less

Broken Pottery Class

Broken Pottery Class

August 20, 2016, 10:00am - August 20, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Bring in a broken pot or let's break one. Class begins at 10 AM with short demo and workshop will follow. Sign up for classes right here on our Events page!

Fairy Garden Class

Fairy Garden Class

August 27, 2016, 10:00am - August 27, 2016, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us this Saturday for a fun-filled morning. Short demo at 10 AM, followed by a workshop. The demo and the workshop are free. You can purchase all the materials in the store and Cathy will work with you to create your own Fairy Garden following the demo. You can also bring some of your own materials and purchase the rest in our store. Children and Adults are welcome! Bring the whole family or all of your friends! Sign up for classes right here on the Facebook Events page!... See MoreSee Less

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Welcome to Green Things Plant Nursery!  Looking for plants, pottery, outdoor living products, gardening supplies?  Perhaps you are seeking ideas, inspiration, or information for your yard, patio, pool area or garden.  Look no further!  Green Things has you covered from Agaves to ZZ’s!  Suppliers of Cactus, Landscape Trees, Shrubs, Houseplants, Annuals, Perennials and more. Green Things is one of Tucson’s largest and most diverse plant nurseries.  Find your gardening home with friendly customer service, fair prices, quality products and services, and some of the best selection in Southern Arizona.  Stroll four acres of plants and 33 greenhouses to see everything from 2” Succulents to 10 foot tall palms and desert trees.

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Access us from the Rillito River Walk!!  Cyclists, runners, walkers, riders park your ride and join us!!  Get your questions answered by our helpful expert plant nursery staff, or participate in one of our weekly seminars for endless information about gardening in the Sonoran Desert!  Dig in and get the scoop on Herb and Veggie gardening, then head out to shop our extensive year-round supply of edibles grown naturally right in our greenhouses.  Shop our endless inventory of annuals, blooming perennials, vines, and shrubs to add splashes of color to your desert landscape.  Historically Southern Arizona’s largest houseplant nursery. Green Things carries everything from tiny dish garden plants to huge tropical trees!  Like the unique and unusual?  See carnivorous Pitcher Plants or Venus Fly Traps, Air Plants, all varieties of ferns and old favorites like Creeping Charlie, Spider Plants and more!  Have an upcoming wedding, event, conference or convention?  Consider our plant nursery’s Plant Rental Service.  Rent any number of large Palms, Ficus Trees, Dracaenas, Boston Ferns, or whatever suits your fancy!!  Let our expert designers set the stage with beautiful pottery and plants.  Have the urge to spice up your patio or outdoor living space?  Choose from disappearing fountains, metal art, benches, Bistro sets, and pottery in all styles, colors, and sizes!!   Our complimentary plant nursery design services will finish off your space with colorful annuals, tropical plants, cacti, perennials or shrubs.

During the holidays, check out our Poinsettia Open House!  See the blast of color filling the greenhouses when the Poinettias, Christmas Cactus and Cyclamen come into full bloom - held annually right at our plant nursery facilities from Thanksgiving to Christmas!  In search of fundraising services for your sports team, church, or other organization?  Let our staff show you how  your funds can grow along with our high quality poinsettia crop!

Green Things also offers products and services to the Trade.  Landscapers, interior designers, florists and related businesses in the Horticulture Industry. Take advantage of plants grown on site at our plant nursery facilities.  See our professional greenhouse growing staff in action throughout the year producing annuals, desert perennials, hanging baskets, cactus propagation, houseplants and more!!