ABOUT US

Established in 1921, Willson's Garden Center is a fifth generation garden center located in beautiful Petoskey, Michigan. The Willson family has provided the highest quality plants for your home and garden for over 96 years. As a visitor to Willson's Garden Center, you will receive the best customer service from our knowledgeable staff as you browse varieties specifically chosen to beautify your Northern Michigan home for a season or a lifetime. Come experience a Northern Michigan family tradition today!

Our Offerings

Premium Annuals

We are a Proven Winner’s certified greenhouse and carry a full line-up of premium annuals ready to beautify your porch, patio, or plantings.

Veggies and Herbs

Looking to plant a tasty summer garden? We’ve got all the varieties to help you conjure up amazing fresh flavors this summer.

Trees and Shrubs

From humble hostas to spectacular hydrangeas our nursery is stocked with hardy varieties ready to beautify your Northern Michigan home.

Seeds & Bulbs

Planting Fall bulbs will reward you with beautiful spring flowers. And our full line of Burpee seeds will help you create the perfect summer garden.

Perennials

Our perennials are selected to be sturdy and reliable in your Northern Michigan garden. We grow them on site for a seamless transition from our pots to your garden.

Hard Goods

Every good garden is built on a foundation of good soils. We carry premium potting soil and the best fertilizers as well as many decorative pots and garden features for that finishing touch to your garden.

Nothing says fall quite like Garden Mums!

The summer may be fading but that doesn't mean your garden's color has to as well!  Garden Mums add new life to your late summer garden and will provide you with blooms all the way through the first frost.  If you're looking for some awesome fall color stop on by and choose from our wide selection of Garden Mums.

We're often asked how we keep our plants and flowers looking so beautiful. Check out some advice from our growers.

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Willson's Garden Center

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We have lots of fresh basil and rosemary in small pots. You can repot to a bigger container and keep it over the winter, or use it now. Did yoy know the basil flowers are also edible and have a milder taste?

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