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Best Garden Supplies

2015 Best Garden Supplies

Mahoney’s Garden Center

Bursting with lush, varied greenery year round, this family-owned store is welcoming even to novice gardeners. A vast assortment of plants, from tiny succulents fit [...] read more»
2014 Best Garden Supplies

Niche Urban Garden Supply

Designed for the container gardener, this shop offers all the flora, planters, and know-how city dwellers need to get their patios blooming. And for fledgling [...] read more»
2013 Best Garden Supplies

Allandale Farms

Straddling the Brookline-Boston line, Allandale offers workshops for urban refugees, summer programs, even a farm stand. We particularly enjoy visiting the bucolic setting for the [...] read more»
2012 Best Garden Supplies

Winston Flowers & Garden

While Winston is best known for gorgeous cut flowers, the petal pusher also has an impressive garden store at its Newton location, where three greenhouses [...] read more»
2011 Best Garden Supplies

Mahoney’s Garden Centers

Year after year, we appreciate Mahoney's straightforward approach to gardening: Give us what we want (fertilizer, soil, a variety of hardy plants), and when summer [...] read more»
2008 Best Garden Supplies


A garden plot or even a tiny flowerbox can provide welcome relief from pocked and pitted urban landscapes, a sense of having borrowed a bit [...] read more»
2007 Best Garden Supplies

Winston Flowers & Garden

There are a lot more reasons to visit Winston than birthdays, Mother's Day, and anniversaries. Beyond the profusion of cut flowers and potted greenery are [...] read more»
2006 Best Garden Supplies

Winston Flowers & Garden

Yard work becomes a whole lot more like play time after a visit to Winston's sprawling garden center, where three greenhouses shelter rows of ferns, [...] read more»
2005 Best Garden Supplies

Winston Flowers and Garden

Even if you don't have a garden, Winston's supersized Newton lot is worth a visit. A stroll through the main shop and the verdant, two-acre [...] read more»
2004 Best Garden Supplies

Mahoney’s Garden Center

Here's a new title for perennial champ Mahoney's: "Garden store most likely to sell a Christmas tree to Ben Affleck." The trove of plants, supplies, [...] read more»