Spring is almost here and if you happen to have a green thumb, chances are that you’re looking forward to planting your spring garden. Whether you need planting containers, tools, seeds, or more, there are several great places worth visiting around the city. Here are 7 nurseries to buy seeds & plants for your spring garden in Seattle.


This North Seattle spot is a beloved nursery for many. Swansons has a large selection of plants, seeds, planters, gardening accessories, and more. Whether you’re looking for full-grown plants or a selection of seeds to start your own veggie garden, they have you covered.

Where: 9701 15th Ave NW
Hours: Daily 9 AM-6 PM

City People’s

City People’s is another great option for green thumbs. They have two locations but will soon only have one, their Madison St store will close on March 19th but you can also always visit their Mercantile location on Sand Point Way NE. You’ll find plants, tools as well as a large selection of home goods.

Where: 5440 Sand Point Way NE (Mercantile), 2939 E Madison St (Garden Store)
Hours: Varies by location

Urban Feed and Garden

Feed stores in the city are rare which is why Urban Feed and Garden is an extra cool spot. You can find seeds, plants, gardening supplies, and feed as well as pet supplies. So if you’re thinking about adding some chickens into your life this spring be sure to give them a visit and check out their supplies.

Where: 4878 S Beacon Ave
Hours: Daily 10 AM-5:30 PM

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Urban Earth

Tucked away in Fremont, Urban Earth is a great choice if you know exactly what you need. They specialize in plants for urban gardens and have options including unusual perennials, shrubs as well as a full range of vegetable seeds, starts, and herbs.

Where: 1051 N 35th St
Hours: Daily 10 AM-6 PM


If you’re up for venturing out of the city Molbaks has a wide selection of plants for both indoor and outdoor garden enthusiasts. You’ll find a little bit of everything and definitely come home with a few extra new plant friends. Consider bringing along your friends for a unique way to spend an afternoon after work or weekend day.

Where: 13625 NE 175th St, Woodinville, WA
Hours: Daily 9 AM-6 PM

Sky Nursery

For those of you living in or near Shoreline, Sky Nursery is another great option if you’re looking for a little bit of everything. You’ll find trees, shrubs, as well as indoor & outdoor plants. So start your garden indoors or get set with some starts and full-grown garden plants.

Where: 18528 Aurora Ave N, Shoreline, WA
Hours: Daily 9 AM-6 PM

Carpinito Brothers

Carpinito has a little bit of everything, a farm stand, plants, compost, and more. You an check their arrivals calendar to see what type of plants you can get depending on what you’re looking for.

Where: 1148 Central Ave N, Kent, WA
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 AM-5 PM, Saturday & Sunday 8 AM-5 PM

What are you waiting for? Get out there and treat yourself to some new plants. Happy (almost) spring, Seattle!