• 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

Succulent Bowls with Mimosas

Succulent Bowls with Mimosas

July 29, 2017, 10:00am - July 29, 2017, 1:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Let's garden with Mimosas (Yes, Mimosas) with Cathy. This class will be tons of fun and be held at Green Things. For any more information please email us :)

Fairy Garden Workshop

Fairy Garden Workshop

August 5, 2017, 10:00am - August 5, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us Saturday, August 5th, for a fun-filled morning of miniature gardening. Short demo at 10 AM followed by a workshop. The demo and the workshop are free to attend. If you would like to make your own creation we have all the materials you need here for sale. Bowls and pots starting at around $5, succulents starting at $1.99. We also have tons of fairy garden accents to add to your mini garden! Cathy will assist you along the way and answer and questions you may have. Children and adults are welcome!

Let us know you if you plan to come by clicking "going" on this event page. RSVP is not required to attend but we do appreciate it.
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Terrarium Garden Workshop + Mimosas!

Terrarium Garden Workshop + Mimosas!

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

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Spend your Saturday morning with us planting terrarium gardens and drinking mimosas!
We will do doing a demo + workshop showing you how to create these adorable enclosed gardens. This event is free to attend, but if you would like to create your own terrarium we have all the supplies you need for sale here at the nursery!
Let us know you if you plan to come by clicking "going" on this event page. RSVP is not required to attend but we do appreciate it.
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Understanding Drip Irrigation with Roger

Understanding Drip Irrigation with Roger

August 18, 2017, 1:00pm - August 18, 2017, 3:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Roger from Green Things will be educating us on how to manage and understand a drip irrigation.

Caring for Adeniums with John Carreon

Caring for Adeniums with John Carreon

August 19, 2017, 10:00am - August 19, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us at Green Things for an eductional workshop on caring for Adeniums with guest speaker John Carreon. Free to attend. RSVP by clicking "Going" to this event.

Broken Pot Workshop

Broken Pot Workshop

August 20, 2017, 10:00am - August 20, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Don't throw those broken pots away! Cathy will teach you how to use broken pot pieces to build an innovative garden planter. Bring in a broken pot if you got it, or get creative with some of the pieces we have collected here at the nursery.

This event is free to attend, but if you would like to create your own broken pot planter we have the supplies you need for sale here at the nursery!

Let us know you if you plan to come by clicking "going" on this event page. RSVP is not required to attend but we do appreciate it.
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Kids Miniature Garden Workshop

Kids Miniature Garden Workshop

August 26, 2017, 10:00am - August 26, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Bring the kids down to play with some dirt! Cathy will be working with you and your children to create kid sized garden planters.
This event is free to attend.

We have tons of small pots (starting at $1.00) and plants (starting at $1.99) for sale that the kids will love to work with.

Let us know you if you plan to come by clicking "going" on this event page. RSVP is not required to attend but we do appreciate it.
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What's Growing Today?

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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!!