• 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 & Mimosas (Black Friday Recovery Day)

Succulent Bowls & Mimosas (Black Friday Recovery Day)

November 25, 2017, 10:00am - November 25, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Worn out after Black Friday shopping? Come relax and get your zen back on with us planting and drinking mimosas!
Cathy will be here to guide you through the process. The only cost to you is the cost of supplies. We have bowls and pots starting at $5 and succulents starting at $2.99. You may either buy a bag of soil for yourself or to share, or you can pay $3.00 per pot to use ours!

Let us know if you plan to attend by clicking the "going" button on this event page. If you have others attending with you, simply drop us a comment letting us know how many to expect.

Happy Gardening!
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Fairy Garden Workshop

Fairy Garden Workshop

December 2, 2017, 10:00am - December 2, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us for our monthly fairy garden class. Cathy will show you how to build beautiful bowls filled with succulents and miniatures! The only cost to you is the cost of supplies. We have bowls starting at $5, succulents starting at $2.99, and fairy garden miniatures starting at $1. This is a great activity for the whole family!

Let us know if you plan to come by clicking the "going" button on this event page. If you have others planning to attend simply let us know how many to expect in the comments.
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Holiday Fairy Garden Class

Holiday Fairy Garden Class

December 2, 2017, 10:00am - December 2, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

The first Saturday of December we'll be hosting our monthly fairy garden class, only this time we're getting festive! Come down and learn how to make a holiday fairy garden of your own.

Yoga + Meditation

Yoga + Meditation

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

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Come unstress with us as we all begin this holiday season. Naomi Barrios will be leading 30 minutes of yoga and 15 minutes of meditation. Afterwords, feel free to shop or simply walk around our beautiful 13 acre nursery. We have tons of helpful staff around to assist you with any questions you may have.

*We do not provide yoga mats*
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Live Wreath Class

Live Wreath Class

December 6, 2017, 10:00am - December 6, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us for a unique "live" wreath making class! Cathy will show you how to create a wreath that can be soaked to increase longevity and freshness of your greens.

This class is $50 per person, and includes all materials needed. We will also be serving the "Poinsettia" drink, which is a holiday champagne cocktail- this is included in your class fee.

To register for this class*, please call 299-9471 to sign up and pay over the phone, or feel free come in in person.

*THERE IS A 15 PERSON MAX FOR THIS CLASS, AND IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVE*
However, we will also be hosting this class again at the following dates and times:

-Sunday Dec 10th @ 10am
-Sunday Dec 10th @ 2pm
-Tuesday Dec 19th @ 10am
(All are same cost and have same maximum number of participants)

I will post when the classes have filled.
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Succulent Christmas Tree Class

Succulent Christmas Tree Class

December 9, 2017, 10:00am - December 9, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Love living holiday decor? Well come create an adorable succulent Christmas tree with us! Cathy will show you how in this all inclusive class.

This class is $55 per person, and includes all materials needed. (The only additional cost is if you would like to buy 'fairy garden' accents for your tree.) We will also be serving the "Poinsettia" drink, which is a holiday champagne cocktail- this is included in your class fee.

To register for this class*, please call 299-9471 to sign up and pay over the phone, or feel free come in in person.

*THERE IS A 15 PERSON MAX FOR THIS CLASS, AND IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVE*
However, we will also be hosting this class again at the following date and time:

-Wednesday Dec 20th @ 10am
(Same cost and same maximum number of participants)

I will post when the classes have filled.
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Live Wreath Class

Live Wreath Class

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

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us for a unique "live" wreath making class! Cathy will show you how to create a wreath that can be soaked to increase longevity and freshness of your greens.

This class is $50 per person, and includes all materials needed. We will also be serving the "Poinsettia" drink, which is a holiday champagne cocktail- this is included in your class fee.

To register for this class*, please call 299-9471 to sign up and pay over the phone, or feel free come in in person.

*THERE IS A 15 PERSON MAX FOR THIS CLASS, AND IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVE*
However, we will also be hosting this class again at the following dates and times:

-Sunday Dec 10th @ 2pm
-Tuesday Dec 19th @ 10am
(All are same cost and have same maximum number of participants)

I will post when the classes have filled.
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Live Wreath Class

Live Wreath Class

December 10, 2017, 2:00pm - December 10, 2017, 4:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us for a unique "live" wreath making class! Cathy will show you how to create a wreath that can be soaked to increase longevity and freshness of your greens.

This class is $50 per person, and includes all materials needed. We will also be serving the "Poinsettia" drink, which is a holiday champagne cocktail- this is included in your class fee.

To register for this class*, please call 299-9471 to sign up and pay over the phone, or feel free come in in person.

*THERE IS A 15 PERSON MAX FOR THIS CLASS, AND IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVE*
However, we will also be hosting this class again at the following date and time:

-Tuesday Dec 19th @ 10am
(All are same cost and have same maximum number of participants)

I will post when the classes have filled.
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Kids Ornament Class

Kids Ornament Class

December 13, 2017, 10:00am - December 13, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Bring the kids down to make some adorable ornaments! Cost for the class is $12/ea and includes 1 ornament, 2 mini accents (choice: mushroom, flamingo, nutcracker & snowman) and a base of sand or moss. You can also bring your own accents to add, just know the opening of the ornaments are quite small.

Please let us know if you plan to attend by clicking the "going" button on this event page.
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Holiday Centerpieces

Holiday Centerpieces

December 16, 2017, 10:00am - December 16, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Cathy will show you how to create a beautiful living holiday centerpiece that will last through all of your gatherings this season! Cost of this class is cost of supplies, such as the container, soil, and plants chosen.
If you have your own container you would like to use, feel free to bring it along!

Please let us know if you plan to attend by clicking the "going" button on this event page.
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Kids Holiday Paint-a-Pot Class

Kids Holiday Paint-a-Pot Class

December 17, 2017, 10:00am - December 17, 2017, 12:00pm

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us with the whole family for a holiday themed paint-a-pot class!

Class fee is $12/ea and includes all supplies to paint and plant the pot. This includes: 1 annual, 1 (5") pot, soil & paint/brushes to use.

Please let us know if you plan to attend by clicking the "going" button on this event page.
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Live Wreath Class

Live Wreath Class

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

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Join us for a unique "live" wreath making class! Cathy will show you how to create a wreath that can be soaked to increase longevity and freshness of your greens.

This class is $50 per person, and includes all materials needed. We will also be serving the "Poinsettia" drink, which is a holiday champagne cocktail- this is included in your class fee.

To register for this class*, please call 299-9471 to sign up and pay over the phone, or feel free come in in person.

*THERE IS A 15 PERSON MAX FOR THIS CLASS, AND IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVE*

I will post when the classes have filled.
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Succulent Christmas Tree Class

Succulent Christmas Tree Class

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

Green Things
3384 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ  85718 Map

Love living holiday decor? Well come create an adorable succulent Christmas tree with us! Cathy will show you how in this all inclusive class.

This class is $55 per person, and includes all materials needed. (The only additional cost is if you would like to buy 'fairy garden' accents for your tree.) We will also be serving the "Poinsettia" drink, which is a holiday champagne cocktail- this is included in your class fee.

To register for this class*, please call 299-9471 to sign up and pay over the phone, or feel free come in in person.

*THERE IS A 15 PERSON MAX FOR THIS CLASS, AND IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVE*

I will post when the classes have filled.
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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!!