"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.



  • What’s Growing On?

    The IAA/NEMF is coming to the nursery! Please join us in the field at Spring Grove Nursery for an up close look at tree production. Find out how trees are grown, what new & exciting tree varieties are growing for the future, and what the forecasts are for the tree supply in coming years. Come out to the nursery & see for yourself “what’s growing on” out in the field! … Continue reading What’s Growing On?

  • Dirr & Warren Talking About Oaks

    We recently went to Oregon for the Far West Show & one of the highlights was a tour of the J. Frank Schmidt Arboretum led by Michael Dirr & Keith Warren. They showed us many new tree introductions over the years & talked about how & why they were developed. Here is a short video clip of a few conversations of them talking about Oaks. We thought it would be … Continue reading Dirr & Warren Talking About Oaks

  • Oregon Nursery Visits

    We are back from a great trip out west to visit our supplier nurseries in Oregon. The weather was beautiful & the nurseries were even better! We are very proud to have such great nurseries to partner with. All of growers we work with produce top quality trees & the fields out there have never looked better! Here is a re-cap of some of the visits we had on our trip: … Continue reading Oregon Nursery Visits

  • New Fall Counts Are In!

    We have been busy counting & measuring out in the field and we are pleased to report that the numbers don’t lie… we have a great crop of trees ready to plug in to your fall or spring equations! Due to all of the rains this season, we found terrific growth in the field on many varieties. But at the same time, the demand for trees has grown tremendously as … Continue reading New Fall Counts Are In!