Effinger Garden Center

Current Deals

Rose Bush

20% Off All Rose Bushes

Butterfly Magnets

Butterfly on fringe tree

Long-blooming, low maintenance perennials that butterflies love.

Water Gardening

Water Garden

Easy Water Gardening

Loyalty Card

Loyalty Club

Join our loyalty club and get 2% off every single purchase and other perks.

Flowering Clematis

Clematis Empress

How to Grow and Care for Clematis


Gift Cards
Gift Cards

Effinger gift cards never expire. They can be bought online or over the phone. We can also mail them for you.


Spring has sprung and the garden center is bursting at the seams. We’ve got all the good stuff, flowering trees and shrubs, perennials and annuals, vines, ground covers, fruit trees, fruit crops and veggie plants. Water plants and Stepable® ground covers have also arrived. We will be getting herbs, water lettuce and water hyacinth weekly until mid-June so don’t despair if you fund us temporarily sold out.

A fresh crop of milkweed is ready to plant. Choose from several varieties including common milkweed, swamp milkweed, butterfly weed and whorled milkweed. Monarch caterpillars sole source of food is milkweed, so help the monarch butterlfies and plant some today. Go here for more information about butterfly gardening.

Every week in April and May, we’ve a good deal on popular plants. Check out all our specials right here.


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Areas We Support Locally In Illinois

Grown Locally In St. Louis, MO AreaWe love our local customers and we want to be your one stop shop. We offer everything you can think of from flowers to shrubs, trees, soil or anything else garden based that makes your home more vibrant. We are also here to help you make your ideas come true, you can bring us your sketches and we will supply everything you need to complete your project. Let us help you live in a greener, more beautiful world. Belleville, Breese, Cahokia, Caseyville, Collinsville, Columbia, Edwardsville, Fairview Heights, Floraville, Freeburg, Glen Carbon, Granite City, Highland, Lebanon, Madison, Maryville, Mascoutah, Millstadt, New Athens, New Baden, O’Fallon, Pinckneyville, Pontoon Beach, Red Bud, Shiloh, Sparta, Smithton, Troy, Waterloo.

What Do We Offer?

We offer a wide variety of small plants, trees and shrubs for sale along with other, flowering plants, huge arrays of perennial and annual flowers like geranium, gardening supplies and pretty much anything else you can think of to make your home the most beautiful on the block. Are you looking for the perfect gift for a loved one or friend? Our garden center houses outdoor or indoor house plants & flowers, we now even offer bonsai trees for sale. If you’re looking to buy from the dealer that sells the most gardening supplies so they are able to give everyone the best prices? Well there is no need to look any further, Effinger Garden Center is the one stop shop for everything outdoors.

Effinger Garden Center should not be confused with other local stores and nurseries, Effinger prides itself on only purchasing from local growers to help give back locally, unlike other gardening supply stores who purchase their plants from out of state and sometimes big lawn and garden stores purchase from out of the country. Not only do our gardening flowers, shrubs, plants, landscaping trees, and house plants come from local growers to our local garden shops, we actually grow most of the plants ourselves. So if you’re looking for home gardening plants for sale, garden products, gardening flowers or even perennial flowers, we have it all. Come on it, we guarantee you will find everything you need.

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