"Growing trees is as much an art as it is a science." - Becky Thomas
"When you plant a tree, you plant a legacy," - Pepper Provanzano
"The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn." - Ralph Waldo Emerson


welcomeSpring Grove Nursery is a wholesale tree nursery located in North Central Illinois.  Resting in the heart of Grundy County just south of the Chicagoland suburbs, our nursery holds a diverse and superior selection of shade, ornamental, and evergreen trees. Ready for pick-up or delivery, we offer landscape contractors, garden centers, municipalities, park districts, and landscape architects a collection of healthy specimen trees to utilize in their projects. We invite you to stop by anytime for a nursery tour or a visit.  We welcome the opportunity to show you our farm, our quality, and our service.



  • April Notes from the Field

    With clear sunny weather ahead we are in full swing of digging, loading and planting in the nursery! We were able to get our new crop of liners planted over several days last week. Click here for more about our 2017 Tree Planting. We hope to wrap up deciduous digging by the end of this week. As we are digging, we are also bringing in trees from the field to … Continue reading April Notes from the Field

  • Spring Tree Planting is a Success!

    What a great season for tree planting we had this year in the nursery! Throughout the last few weeks we were able to get a new crop planted into the nursery for the future. The liners looked beautiful & the weather cooperated well for us. Our crews worked hard and did a great job! Some new varieties we are excited to be trying out this spring are Urban Sunset Maple, Early … Continue reading Spring Tree Planting is a Success!

  • Canopy Joe Back in Business for Another Season!

    Canopy Joe is open for business again this season! Our son Joey started his own business through his high school FFA program last spring. In keeping with the family tradition of trees, he “branched out” with his own niche – Canopy Joe. Check out his website at www.canopyjoe.com Joey has a great line of smaller potted trees that he offers locally either picked up, delivered, or planted. Through his mission to … Continue reading Canopy Joe Back in Business for Another Season!

  • Celebrating 18 Years!

    Dear Friends, Thank you for giving us the opportunity to be your grower. We are looking forward to an exciting season ahead at Spring Grove Nursery! 2017 will mark our 18th year as nursery growers. Over the years, we have had the privilege to work with so many wonderful suppliers, customers and employees – many of whom have become good friends. For 18 growing seasons, we have planted, pruned, harvested … Continue reading Celebrating 18 Years!