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2018 – Newsletter 49 – Happy New Year to You & Yours!

Posted January 2, 2019

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove  9am-5pm Monday-Friday 9am-5pm Saturday  CLOSED Sunday HOLIDAY HOURS: December 31, New Years Eve, 9am-4pm January 1, CLOSED Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm SaturdayCLOSED Sunday  HOLIDAY HOURS:December 31 – January 1, CLOSED Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us It has been an interesting week since last Thursday.  We delivered lots of poinsettias to churches – the drivers loved the smiles we got.  It is a hectic time […]

2018 – Newsletter 48 letter from Ed and Carol

Posted December 21, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday   HOLIDAY HOURS December 24, 9am-4pm December 25, Christmas,CLOSED December 26, 9am-5pm December 31, New Years Eve, 9am-4pm January 1, CLOSED     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday HOLIDAY HOURS December 24, 8:30am-2:00pm December 25 & 26, CLOSED December 31 – January 1, CLOSED Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters […]

2018 – Newsletter 47 A Fond Farewell from Betty and Rowena…

Posted December 13, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday  9am – 5pm Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday9am – 4pm Sunday  Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Change is often difficult, but it is an inevitable part of life. I believe that things happen for a reason and like it or not, sometimes you just have to adapt and accept that’s how it is in life. How […]

2018 – Newsletter 26 Sharing our traditions with you…

Posted December 6, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Christmas is all about traditions. In my family, for the last 13 years, we’ve been getting together and going to the Fireside Christmas Show. We generally do this a couple of weekends before […]

2018 – Newsletter 45 Sally UPDATE & See you this Saturday for our Holiday Open House!

Posted November 30, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us We’ll see you this Saturday for our Holiday Open House! I like to think that I’m a fairly good communicator. I’ve had a lot of practice throughout my life. Being in management for […]

2018 – Newsletter Eat some turkey, watch football and relax with this plant…

Posted November 23, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us     Happy Thanksgiving! I have many fond memories of Thanksgiving, going all the way back to my childhood. When I was younger, we used to get all of my Mom’s family together. […]

2018 – Newsletter 43 It’s that time of year…Fresh greens and more!

Posted November 17, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us We’ve all heard the news. Amazon is building a second headquarters. The big keeps getting bigger. The convenience of jumping online, ordering up whatever we want and having it delivered, in some cases, the […]

2018 – Newsletter 42 Would you like to help a service member or their family?

Posted November 8, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us   I’m sure everyone knows at least one veteran and I’m willing to bet most people know several. Maybe you’re related to that person or you work with that person. Maybe that person […]

2018 – Newsletter 41 40% OFF Spring Bulbs! NOW is the time to plant!

Posted November 1, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us This has been an unforgettable week. Our headlines were inundated with what seemed like only violence and hatred. In the span of a few days, we had what is believed to be a […]

2018 – Newsletter 40 Amaryllis and Paperwhites are HERE!

Posted October 25, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us We had a visit on Sunday from our former Perennial, Tree and Shrub Manager/Floral Manager, Margaret. She left us to take a position providing care for people with intellectual disabilities. When she visits, she […]

2018 – Newsletter 39 Spice up your doorstep! With our Buy 1, Get 1 Sale!

Posted October 18, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us When I was growing up, I spent as much time as possible outdoors. As a small child, I collected leaves and flowers and pressed them. I collected caterpillars and bugs. When I was […]

2018 – Newsletter 38 Calling all Plant Parents! Check out our featured plant for this week.

Posted October 11, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Fall is my favorite time of the year, except for the fact that it means that Winter is coming. I’m NOT a Winter person. However, having been a Wisconsin gal my whole life, I […]

2018 – Newsletter 37 The secret to that fabulous fall look are in these bundles

Posted October 4, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us The 52nd Annual World Dairy Expo is in full swing at the Dane County Coliseum and Alliant Energy Center. The World Dairy Expo is a week for those in the industry to see […]

2018 – Newsletter 36 Fall for our new merchandise / Mums buy 3 and get 1 FREE

Posted September 27, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hosting an event like Art in the Garden is always a bit of a gamble. I worry about all sorts of things. Is the weather going to be decent? If the Badgers are […]

2018 – Newsletter 35 See you here this Saturday for Art In The Garden

Posted September 20, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us As I write this, I’m sitting along the shore of Lake Erie. Barb, our Retail Manager, Chris, our Customer Service/Commercial Account Manager, Spike, our Edgerton Store Manager and I are on our last buying trip […]

2018 – Newsletter 34 Teaching kids the value of gardening / Art In The Garden Fall Festival details

Posted September 13, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Ed and Carol just returned from Utah, the site of this year’s Garden Center Group Fall Event. The Garden Center Group (GCG) is a national group of garden centers that join together to […]

2018 – Newsletter 33 Fall Bulbs are in get yours before they are gone!

Posted September 6, 2018

–     (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-6pm Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward No matter your politics, I think most people would agree that we lost a true American this last week. John McCain was not only a war hero, but served our nation […]

2018 – Newsletter We’d like you to meet our new head grower! Read on and get to know her…

Posted August 30, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday   Monday LABOR DAY 9am-5pm 9am – 6pm Tuesday – Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Monday LABOR DAY 9am-4pm 8:30am – 5:30pm Tuesday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us According to Business […]

2018 – Newsletter 31 Get your home and yard ready for FALL! Check out our featured artists this week.

Posted August 23, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us   Hello Edward We hope everyone is having a great week so far. As we stated in last week’s newsletter, we are featuring different artists that will be here for Art in The […]

2018 – Newsletter 30 Featured artist from Art in The Garden and a spotlight on Philodendron congo

Posted August 16, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us   Hello Edward As the end of summer is fast approaching and fall is right around the corner, we are starting to gear up for our fall events here at America’s Best Flowers. […]

2018 – Newsletter 29 See 344 petunia varieties and tips on keeping fresh cuts last longer

Posted August 9, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Were you ever driving along Hwy 51 towards Arlington, Interstate 39 towards Hancock, up in Door County on Hwy 42 or right here in Madison on Mineral Point Road and saw the sign […]

2018 – Newsletter 28 Learn about the blood banana and new plants for 2019

Posted August 3, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Last Friday, several of us loaded up in the van and travelled to West Chicago to the Ball Seed Field Day & Landscape Day. Every year, Ball invites their customers to a day […]

2018 – Newsletter Two grown men saving a baby bird PLUS Rock County 4H Fair

Posted July 26, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward My mother is one of the most compassionate humans you will ever meet. Over the course of my lifetime, I have seen her rescue dozens of baby bunnies, birds and kittens […]

2018 – Newsletter 40% off Pottery … Helping our neighbors in Sun Prairie

Posted July 19, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Sometimes in life, things happen that put everything back into perspective. The events of Tuesday, July 10th in Sun Prairie had a profound impact on the lives of countless people. Our hearts go out […]

2018 – Newsletter Summer Sale and BOGO sale extended!

Posted July 13, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Many people think that when the spring rush is over, things really slow down for us, which to a certain degree is true. However, summer and early fall are extremely busy times for […]

2018 – Newsletter 24 Tips on how to keep your pets safe this summer and we discuss how to get rid of Japanese Beetles

Posted July 5, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hi Edward   Summer is for the Dogs (and Cats) Summer has come on strong these last couple of weeks and there are lots of outdoor activities happening. For those of you who […]

2018 – Newsletter 23 Let’s Celebrate! Fourth of July

Posted June 28, 2018

Cottage Grove Location 4311 Vilas Hope Rd. Cottage Grove WI 53527 (608) 222-2269 Monday – Friday 9 am – 7 pm Saturday 9 am – 6 pm Sunday 9 am – 5 pm Fourth of July Open – 9 am – 5 pm Edgerton Location 1101 N Main St Edgerton, WI 53534 (608) 884-8120 Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 5:30 pm Saturday 8:30 am – 5 pm Sunday 9 am – 4 pm Fourth of July – CLOSED Enjoy the Fireworks and Celebrate Safely! After high school, to raise money for college, I worked for Sears, Roebuck and Company. My Dad got […]

2018 – Newsletter 22 Pollinator week and Summer Specials

Posted June 21, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hi Edward If chocolate was to disappear from store shelves, would you wonder why? Would you miss it? Go through withdrawals? What about Coffee? Are you a coffee addict? What if you couldn’t get coffee […]

2018 – Newsletter Celebrate Dad Free Ice Cream / Support Local Sustainable Floral Farms

Posted June 14, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 17th. If you are like me, you are thankful for your dad. And if you are like me, maybe you come from a “blended family”, so […]

2018 – Newsletter 20

Posted June 7, 2018

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday  Hours starting June 11, 2018  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday9am – 4pm Sunday  Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, The ordeal of Sally’s broken paw has finally come to an end! Sally had x-rays on May 18th and Dr. Zilker found that, while […]

2018 – Newsletter 20 Hanging Basket Sale and Perennial of the week is 20% off

Posted May 30, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us What do bumblebees, butterflies and bats have in common? If you said they are all pollinators, you are correct! Just think back to the last time you saw butterflies in your […]

2018 – Newsletter 18 A message from Lady’s parents and Memorial Day

Posted May 24, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday Starting May 27, 2018 9am – 8pm Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm  Memorial Day  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday 9am – 4pm Memorial Day   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us     Hello Edward, […]

2018 – Newsletter 18 Update on Sally & Marty/ PLUS were talking Blueberries

Posted May 17, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,     Sally Update   We want to express our gratitude to all of you who have expressed concern about Sally and continue to ask how she’s doing. We […]

2018 – Newsletter 17 Mother’s Day

Posted May 14, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday   Saturday May 12th 8am-8pm     Edgerton 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Greetings!   To all our Moms and Mothers that are reading this right now, we would like to say, “Thank you!  Thank you for everything you do, […]

2018 – Newsletter 16 Purchase gift cards online in time for mother’s day

Posted May 3, 2018

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday   Saturday May 12th 8am-8pm     Edgerton 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, Most people recognize the name Saint Vincent de Paul, but did you know it is one of the longest-serving charitable organizations in the world? The […]

2018 – Sounds like spring…with blue bells.

Posted April 26, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 7pm Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday   Starting April 30th  8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Starting April 30th 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   […]

2018 – Check out Sally’s new cast!

Posted April 19, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   The kind words and support we have received from everyone with regards to Sally’s injury and subsequent rehabilitation has been overwhelming! Many of you have donated for vet bills and […]

2018 – Newsletter Fantastic blooms that will send you SUNSHINE!

Posted April 12, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   I was deep into my mid morning nap and then, BAM!, was abruptly woken up by the sound of the front door slamming shut. I looked up. My mom was […]

2018 – Newsletter Update on Sally’s Recovery

Posted April 5, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   Sally’s Recovery Those of you who have followed us for a while know that we have a resident feral cat, Sally. A year and a half ago, you could hardly […]

2018 – Newsletter 13 Happy Easter! … Coriander or Cilantro? Do you know the difference?

Posted March 29, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday (starts April 2nd) 9am – 5pm Sunday (starts April 8th) Closed on Easter     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday Closed on Easter   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   Long before the national news was being flooded with stories of trade wars & tariffs and before the […]

2018 – Newsletter 12 – How many mint varieties are we growing for spring?

Posted March 22, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday Closed on Easter     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday Closed on Easter   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   My dad is normal, I’m normal, but my mom, ahhh, not so much! Let me explain. My mom is the happiest when she can […]

2018 – Newsletter 11 – Top 10 indicators it’s spring at America’s Best Flowers

Posted March 15, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   Although we have not quite yet reached “Spring”, the vernal equinox that’s due to occur on Tuesday, March 20th at 12:15 PM EDT, we have officially declared it Spring at […]

2018 – Newsletter 10 – Time to Think Outside! Meet Camilla the caterpillar

Posted March 8, 2018

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  As a company, we value the importance of sustainable living and being environmentally conscious. We continue to strive towards working with vendors and companies that share our same values and ideals. Last summer, while at one of […]

2018 – Newsletter 9 – Ed to be inducted to the Hall of Fame

Posted March 1, 2018

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  We go about our daily lives and sometimes miss news that makes this community great. For those of you who might have missed it, we just wanted to share some great news! Ed and Carol Knapton all smiles in […]

2018 – Newsletter 8 – Vintage inspired pottery sure to make you smile

Posted February 22, 2018

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  Yeah, it’s been so warm outside that I don’t have to wear my boots when me and my mom go on our long walks.  But she does make me wear my sweater and I’m ok with that cause, well, I look […]

2018 – Newsletter 7 – SPRINGing into new and great things

Posted February 15, 2018

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  Thank you so much for supporting us at the Garden Expo this past weekend! We saw many of you there. Those of you that made the trip to see us, got the opportunity to see some of the new products we […]

2018 – Newsletter 6 – Good Bugs vs Bad Bugs

Posted February 8, 2018

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  I’ve been in the “green” industry for over 30 years and it amazes me how far we have come as professionals regarding pesticide usage. As an industry, we can see how better informed and concerned our clientele are for their health, […]

2018 – Newsletter 5 – Garden Expo Excitement!

Posted February 1, 2018

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  For over 20 years America’s Best Flowers has been a part of the Garden Expo. We are all just getting a bit excited that spring is around the corner! The first sign of spring here at America’s Best Flowers is the hustle […]

2018 Newsletter 4 – Sign up soon for our workshops, they are filling up quick!

Posted January 25, 2018

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, My mom’s sick.  She says she’s got a bunch of gunk in her head. My dad laughed the first time she said that and told her, ‘I’ve been telling you that for years!’ (Ahhh, he didn’t laugh very long, if ya […]

2018 – Newsletter 3 – What’s happening behind the scenes this month in the greenhouse

Posted January 18, 2018

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, We work in a really cool place, with really awesome people!   This past Sunday, we had our annual Christmas party. Many of our seasonal staff, some who we have not seen since summer, came […]

 

What Our Customers Say About Us

  • Another pleasant and profitable day at America’s Best Flowers flea market yesterday. The staff, the vendors and the customers are all just as the name implies the best.

    - Bobbie J.
  • Bring your own pots to this place and set up in a potting work station. You can use their soil and expert advice to make your purchase selections… Fun to do with kids.

    - Melle.
  • Awesome place, always friendly and helpful. Beautiful choices for plants!

    - Catherine C.
  • Everything was beautiful today, enjoyed my time there shopping!

    - Deb V.M.
  • Kudos to the crew at ABF for green houses filled with beautiful flowers & creative gardening elements.

    - Deb M.
  • Love this place and the great flowers and wonderful staff… They helped me pick the plants and they built the basket for me right on the spot. The rest of my plants look great too.

    - Julie A.