GROWING ROOTS FOR THE FUTURE

Why Plant Something?

Little or large, planting benefits the environment in many ways. Not only are plants lovely to look at, they also play a very important part in keeping the natural world healthy.

Plants reduce pollution by reducing the amount of carbon dioxide in the air and giving off oxygen – just what we need to survive!

If your garden has edible plants that you can eat, it means that you don’t have to shop at the supermarket as much!

Plants help remove chemicals and bacteria from water in the ground.

Trees and plants absorb sound and help with noise pollutions. Great solution for those who live near highways and railways.

By tending to your garden and plants, you’ll have fun and help out the planet too!

GREENER IS CLEANER

One tree can remove 26 pounds of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere annually, equaling 11,000 miles of car emissions.

LOCAL COLOR

One of the most important factors in neighborhood satisfaction is the abundance of trees and well-landscaped grounds.

SHADY DEAL

Carefully positioned plants and trees can cut as much as 25% off your household’s energy consumption for cooling and heating.

GROWTH INVESTMENTS

By adding quality, low-maintenance landscaping to your home, you can boost its resale value by 15%.

Need some advice?

Get some tips and tricks of when to start your garden, including proper maintenance and plants that will perform the best.

Visit a Public Garden

Find lush gardens, woodland paths and plenty of fresh air at Long Island’s beautiful botanical gardens and arboretums.

Test Your Knowledge

Find out if you are a master gardener or one who just likes to get dirty by testing your skills with our quizzes and tests.



“PLANTSOMETHING” IS BACK IN SCHOOLS

We are proud to announce that the PLANT SOMETHING LI campaign has teamed up with the Long Island Farm Bureau (FOR A 2ND YEAR) in their 4th grade school visits this winter! The LI Farm Bureau will be visiting 8 different schools during the months of January & February, reaching approximately 1000 students.

They will be handing out seed packets to the students that include Zinnia California Giant Mixed and Tomato Delicious. The packets will display a picture and general description of the seed variety as well as the PlantSomethingLI logo and website address to obtain growing information.

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VISIT OUR LONG ISLAND GARDEN CENTERS

PLANTSOMETHINGLI.COM is exclusive in presenting only local garden centers that are “best in class” for service, education and diverse plant selections.

ABBY’S PARKSIDE NURSERY & FLORIST

3333 Merrick Road, Wantagh, NY 11793 (516) 221- 1133
Abby’s is a third generation, family-owned and operated full-service garden center. As a boutique nursery, we take pride in our knowledgeable and courteous staff and service. In other words, we value you, our customer. Abby’s has been located in Wantagh since 1989. The only thing better than our dedicated service is our superb quality and selection of vibrant flowering plants, annuals, perennials and shrubs and our large variety of vegetables and herbs.

ALBERT SCHMITT’S FAMILY FARM

34 Vanderbilt Pkwy, Dix Hills, NY 11746 (631) 219- 0222
Albert H. Schmitt Family Farms has been a family farm for many decades. The current business is a compilation of Albie and Dottie Schmitt. They have been married over 50 years and farming together ever since. They each from long lines of farmers – the Schmitt’s have been farming here since 1853. Located in Dix Hills, conveniently located off the LIE, Schmitts Farms offers the best in annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables and great fall festivities.

BAY GARDENS

80 Montauk Hwy, East Moriches, NY 11940 (631) 909-4630
Bay Gardens, a third-generation family-run business, serving both Nassau and Suffolk Counties of Long Island, NY, has been a leading Long Island landscape design and Long Island landscape construction firm since 1957. We are dedicated to providing estate quality nursery stock to the public at wholesale prices. We are known for our selection of Leyland Cypress, Green Giant Arborvitae, Emerald Green Arborvitae, Privet Hedge and much more.

BAYPORT FLOWER HOUSES

940 Montauk Hwy, Bayport, NY 11705 (631) 472- 3136
Bayport Flower Houses is a long-standing tradition on the South Shore – serving these communities since 1932. We have a dedicated team of horticulturists and floral designers providing the local communities with the beauty of flowers & plants.Bayport Flower Houses has been named one of the Top Revolutionary 100 Garden Centers in the U.S. by “Today’s Garden Center” magazine for the past five years. So stop by and take some time to stroll through our shop.

Country Gardens Bridgehampton Agway

COUNTRY GARDENS AGWAY

125 Snakehollow Road, Bridgehampton, NY 11732 (631) 537- 0007
Our family has been running Agway in Bridgehampton for over 15 years. We are locals who know and care about the agriculture and landscapes around the area. We have lawn supplies (seed, fertilizers, mulches) that will help keep your yard looking beautiful and healthy all year. Country Gardens offer delivery services and small engine and lawn mower repair. We have the essentials for our farming community, and confident in finding a solution for your farming needs!

Charlie Whitmore Gardens Easthampton NY

CHARLIE WHITMORE GARDENS

26 Montauk Highway Amagansett, NY 11730 (631) 267-3182
We are a full service landscape and design installation company, with over 40 years experience, servicing the East End of Long Island. With a detailed approach to all of our landscape projects our business is focused on the needs of our clients. We have a 100% commitment to customer satisfaction. When purchasing, building or re-modeling a home we will help you make the best landscape decisions through our personalized and innovative service and our competitive pricing.

CHEAP SAMS BARGAIN PLANTS

148 Morris Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 (631) 654-3020
LONG ISLAND’S PREMIER DRIVE THRU NURSERY !! Cheap Sam’s has been supplying landscape businesses and home gardeners quality plants and nusery stock since 1986. Conveninetly located off the L.I.E (Exit 62), our garden center provides the best prices because WE ARE THE GROWER !! Enjoy touring our facility from the comfort of your vehicle because your car become your cart. Most importantly, we strive to please our customers.

F&W SCHMITT FARMS

26 Pinelawn Road, Melville, NY 11747 (631) 271-3276
We are a family owned and operated farm located in Melville, NY. Come to our greenhouse in the spring, where we offer a variety of flowers, annuals and perennials for sale to brighten your home or yard. Our spring events are always family friendly, and our experienced staff is here to help you with your questions. From sod, flowers, annuals, perennials and vegetables, we’re your go-to source for everything that grows on Long Island.

SMILE FARMS @ IGHL

1 Montauk Highway, Moriches, NY 11705 (631) 874-2080
The ‘Smile Barn’ is a local green house and nursery growing annuals and perennials for sale within the community. Individuals working in the greenhouses help to produce the items sold while gaining self esteem and important job skills. A separate and distinct work-related opportunity not funded by Medicaid is available to the Day Habilitation participants through IGHL Greenhouse Enterprises.

WHITMORES LANDSCAPING INC.

4 Hardscrable Court, EastHampton, NY 11937
The Whitmore family has been in the landscaping, nursery and gardening business, serving the Hamptons since 1945. From landscape design and large tree installation and preservation, to providing the highest quality plant materials and year-round maintenance, you won’t find a team with more expertise or local knowledge. Trust Whitmores to enhance the beauty and value of your property.

250 Atlantic Avenue
Freeport, NY 11520-4927
(516) 378-7357

Atlantic Nursery and Garden Shop, Inc. is a full service nursery and garden center owned and operated by the same family since 1929. We offer 2.5 acres of superior quality plants and accessories to create and maintain a successful garden.

525 SMITHTOWN AVE.
BOHEMIA, NY 11716
(631) 567-0292

Joseph’s Greenhouse is a neighborhood garden center located in the center of Bohemia, NY and was established in the Early Spring of 2008. We have over 25 years experience and provide quality plants and service to the local community.

982 LOCUST AVENUE
BOHEMIA, NY 11716
(631) 589-0670

Locust Ave Farm Inc. is a family enterprise, owned by Steve and Diane D’Agostino. Our flower nursery has operated in Bohemia for 31 years . We specialize in many varieties of annuals, perennials, herbs and vegetables.

175 NORTH SEA ROAD
SOUTHAMPTON, NY 11968
(631) 283-5515

Lynchs Garden Center is located in the beautiful beach community of Southampton, NY. This family owned business has been serving the community with horticultural and gardening needs for over 80 years.

35 MILL ROAD
CALVERTON, NY 11933
(631) 379-5115

Patio Partners created an easy to identify product line carrying over 100 varieties of heirloom and specialty tomatoes, peppers, vegetables and herbs. All of our products have large color picture tags to help you identify what you are looking for.

315 MIDDLE COUNTRY ROAD
MIDDLE ISLAND, NY 11953
(631) 924-8140

Reliable Garden and Ponds has been in the garden center business for over thirty years. We carry only the finest annual vegetable and perennial plants. We only purchase plants that are locally grown on Long Island.

250 OLD COUNTRY ROAD
MELVILLE, NY 11747
(631) 351-9373

White Post Farms has been a Brigati family tradition on Long Island for more than a century. We remain steadfast in our commitment to always provide the highest quality products at exceptional prices.

Starkie Bros Garden Center Farmingdale NY

721 MAIN STREET
FARMINGDALE, NY 11735
(516) 293-7148

Starkie Brothers Garden Center is a full-service Garden Center offering a wide range of products for all your indoor/outdoor gardening needs. We are your one-stop gardening destination, located in the village of Famingdale.

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