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

  (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…

    (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!

    (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…

    (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!

    (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?

    (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!

    (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!

    (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!

    (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.

    (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

    (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

    (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

    (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

    (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!

–     (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…

    (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.

    (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

    (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

    (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

    (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

    (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

    (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!

    (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

    (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

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

    (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

    (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

(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

    (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

    (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

    (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

    (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

    (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.

  (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!

  (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!

  (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

  (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?

  (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?

  (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

  (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

(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

(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

(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

(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

(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!

(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!

(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

  (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 […]

2018 – Newsletter 2 – A tropical paradise and happy healthy succulents at your fingertips

(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, During the winter months, our outdoor living spaces can lack the colors we so admired during spring and summer. One way to bring color and movement to your outdoor space is to provide our feathered friends with food during winter.  Have […]

2018 – Newsletter 1 – Let Nature Inspire you in 2018, see you at the Garden Expo!

(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 and dad told me the only way I’d be able to go for a walk was if I wore boots to keep my feet warm and dry, a sweater to keep my body warm and sunglasses to protect my […]

 

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.