• 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

Butterfly Garden

Butterfly Garden

May 26, 2017, 1:00pm - May 26, 2017, 2:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

In this workshop, Roger will be teaching us how to design a butterfly garden. This workshop will be held at Green thngs.

Upcycling Broken Pot Garden

Upcycling Broken Pot Garden

May 27, 2017, 10:00am - May 27, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join Cathy in the live demo will be free (Only pay for supplies used during this demo) and lets Upcyle some broken pottery. This class will be a fun DIY project. This class will be Facebook live

Salad Dressing and Marinade Workshop

Salad Dressing and Marinade Workshop

May 28, 2017, 10:00am - May 28, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Learn to cook up an herbal salad dressing with Cathy using home-grown herbs. Sample an herb chicken salad paired with your choice of white wine or herbal tea! Join us for a fun filled morning led by our creative workshop leader, Cathy. Recipes will be provided for tea and salad dressing and marinade.... See MoreSee Less

DIY Hanging Terrarium Garden

DIY Hanging Terrarium Garden

June 3, 2017, 10:00am - June 3, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Let's build a hanging terrarium with cacti or succulents. Catalina will be teaching this workshop at Green Things. This demo is free to attend (Only pay for supplies used for this demo) RSVP by clicking "Going" to this event.... See MoreSee Less

Free Summer Annual Color bowl Workshop

Free Summer Annual Color bowl Workshop

June 7, 2017, 10:00am - June 7, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

In this FREE kid friendly workshop, Catalina we be teaching us about designing color bowls. During this FREE demo, you will see Catalina putting together a color bowl. Everyone will have the chance to build a garden (Only pay for the supplies used for this demo) This class will be on a Wednesday, June 7th at 10am.... See MoreSee Less

Miniature Pallet Garden Class with wine coolers

Miniature Pallet Garden Class with wine coolers

June 10, 2017, 10:00am - June 10, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join Cathy in this free live demo (only pay for supplies used for this workshop) at Green things. Let's build a Pallet Garden :)

Paint a Pot Workshop

Paint a Pot Workshop

June 14, 2017, 10:00am - June 14, 2017, 11:00am

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Let's paint on a pot! During this workshop, Kiddos will have the chance to use their painting skills to paint on a terracotta pot with Catalina. Free to attend :) (Only pay for matterial used for this workshop) Great summer activity for the kids #gardentime... See MoreSee Less

Re-purpose Succulent Garden workshop

Re-purpose Succulent Garden workshop

June 17, 2017, 10:00am - June 18, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Upcycled Succulent Garden is a great way to add character to any garden. This demo is free to attend, only pay for material used for this workshop.

Fairy Garden Workshop with Cathy

Fairy Garden Workshop with Cathy

June 24, 2017, 10:00am - June 24, 2017, 12:00pm

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. LuxeTrichocereusHybrid 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!!