Located at 7216 27th St. W. in University Place, this full-service nursery is truly a one-stop shop. Everything in house has been optimized for our Pacific Northwest weather, and the horticultural techniques critical for maintaining them. Just flag anyone on staff for any questions, no matter how specific they may be, and the staff will gladly assist in finding the answer for you.
From perennials, to annuals, shrubs and succulents, the lengthy vine of options at Willow Tree Gardens is seemingly endless. The actual lot for Willow Tree is quite large, enough space for an open area holding large potted trees and shrubs, and two very large greenhouses containing the plethora of colorful flower options.
Jenn Zimmerman, owner and horticultural expert, says, “We offer a wide variety of plants from the everyday options on up to rare and unusual plants.” A quick tour around the facility delivers that message eloquently, with conifer shrubs and bonsai-style flowers rubbing shoulder to shoulder. Though our weather is tricky, the experts at Willow Tree have your back when it comes to properly establishing and maintaining a healthy garden in your own lawn.
“Here at Willow Tree Gardens you will find every item necessary for getting a healthy, vigorous garden up and running, from tools and soil on up to amendments, pesticides, animal repellants and so much more,” Zimmerman said.
Not only do they offer some amazingly varied garden fare, but there is also a wonderful little gift shop where one may score a sweet lamp, jewelry or even lotions and other topical infused with thyme. “We offer an array of items in our gift shop, including our amazing handmade wreaths made by our one and only Marilyn,” she said.
Willow Tree truly has a gifted staff, among an amazing array of beautiful flowers, vegetable and fruit starts, and unique ornamentals by the wheel-barrel full, ready to assist in any garden related arena. You can even pick your plants, pots and soil for them to plant for you. So get the family together, strap your boots on, and come explore Willow Tree and take a leap of faith when it comes to your next garden additions.