"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.



  • New Tree Lovers Stopped By!

    Looks like we have a few new helpers in the nursery today! #PokemonGo

  • July Notes from the Field

    The nursery is growing along nicely as the summer sets in! We have had nice timely rains coupled with some good heat to help the trees push along on their new growth.  Our summer field work of pruning & staking is going well. We are very happy with the structure & growth that is coming on our new crop of trees in the field. This time of year we start … Continue reading July Notes from the Field

  • The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree!

    We are very proud to introduce Canopy Joe! Our son Joey has started his own business through his high school FFA program. In keeping with the family tradition of trees, he has “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 “make … Continue reading The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree!

  • Liner Pruning in the Nursery

    We just finished getting all of our new liners pruned & ready to grow! Our new liner crop was planted earlier this spring & they will grow on in the field for the next several years. The first initial pruning of the liners is a very important step in the development of the tree. Our first pruning on liners usually consists of some key actions. We make sure to prune … Continue reading Liner Pruning in the Nursery