If you missed our Pruning Seminar feel free to view this pdf for valuable information on how, when and what to prune!
Watch floral designers in action at Richmond Garden Club’s Spring Flower Show, Tuesday, March 24th at 7:30 p.m. It will be held at the Richmond-Burton High School, 8311 Rt 31, Richmond, IL. Tickets are $10 each. All of the arrangements created on stage are raffled off! Buy more than one ticket and up your chances […]
Flowering and Fruit Tree Care – When and what does one apply Dormant Oil to? Flowering and Fruit trees. This is a natural preventative that should be applied to flowering and fruit trees while temperatures stay above 40 degrees. Dormant Oil suffocates spores that have wintered over giving your trees a head start to a […]
Crabapples, as well as any trees you may have had diseases and fungal problems with last year, should have their first application of Infuse anytime now through the first week of April. Don’t forget to apply your second application in two to three weeks, weather dependent, before they begin to flower. There should be a […]
Countryside Flower Shop Manager, Jennifer Hunt, AIFD, CFD, ICPF, was one of the designers for the American Institute of Floral Design North Central Chapter, Exhibition at the Chicago Flower and Garden Show at Navy Pier. The AIFD’s exhibit theme was ‘Rebirth’. Here are a couple pictures of Jennifer’s floral art interpretation of ‘Rebirth’.
Kim Hartmann ICN Pro, MG, was honored as “The ICN Pro of the Year” at the Illinois Green Industry Annual Dinner held at Abbington Distinctive Banquets in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Hartmann was recognized by her peers in the horticulture industry for her leadership role and tireless efforts in further educating those in the industry […]
Countryside is the recipient of the 2010 Community Investment Award, which is awarded to a local business that has had a significant impact on improving the Crystal Lake business community.
Countryside is proud to be recognized as an FTD top 500 florist nationwide.
Countryside’s Teleflora Top 500 Florist distinction places it ahead of over 15,000 other North American Florists.
We are 2010’s recipient of the Pride in Crystal Lake Award, an award is presented quarterly to a business who exhibits pride in Crystal Lake.
“I’ve been there numerous times and have always found them to be friendly, knowledgeable and a great value. I still have a plant my son picked out for mother’s day 15 years ago.” John Pletz
Countryside Flower Shop and Nursery made the 2015 Revolutionary 100 Garden Centers! Why Are We Revolutionary? Being involved in civic and non-profit organizations has built relationships that have made Countryside a go-to garden center.
Join us Tuesday, March 17 – our 5th annual trip to the Chicago Flower & Garden Show! We have reserved a coach bus to take our gardening friends for an exciting day at the Show! Reservations are $35 per person and include round trip transportation, your ticket to get into the Flower and Garden Show and “Best New […]
9:30 Pruning Trees & Shrubs Nursery Manager, Karen Campney, ICN PRO will demonstrate proper pruning techniques to get your trees, shrubs and evergreens in shape and off to a healthy, beautiful start this year! 11:30 Getting Your Gardens Ready for Spring! Soil preparation, proper mulching, fertilizing, pest and disease prevention…everything you need to know besides pruning, […]
Countryside Flower Shop and Nursery has made Best of the Fox for the past 15 years.
No More Cabin Fever!!! You must stop in to experience how good it feels to be surrounded by a lush, tropical forest in the middle of a cold and snowy winter! Countryside has greenhouses filled with beautiful, tropical plants! Refresh your home with lush, tropical plants! Enjoy the benefits of fresher air, the comfort in seeing […]