"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.



  • IGIA H.O.P.E. Program Coming Here!

    We are proud to be hosting the IGIA H.O.P.E Program students to our nursery on October 17! The program is making a resurgence this year after a hiatus of several years in the green industry. The mission of the program is to “provide students with an opportunity to experience the Illinois Green Industry with a “hands-on” approach, demonstrating the potential career opportunities that exist within the field of Horticulture.” Read more … Continue reading IGIA H.O.P.E. Program Coming Here!

  • 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!  We found terrific growth in the field on many varieties. But at the same time, the demand for trees has grown tremendously as well, so now is the time to get … Continue reading New Fall Counts are In!

  • J. Frank Schmidt Nursery Visit

    While on vacation out west this summer, we were able to stop in for a visit to one of our favorite suppliers J. Frank Schmidt Nursery near Portland, Oregon. It’s always a treat to see our next crops of trees in the beginning stages. Everything looks beautiful & innovative as always in their fields. Thanks Nancy Buley & Sam Doane for the awesome tour!      

  • Getting Ready for Fall!

    What a beautiful summer it has been in the nursery. The weather has been perfect for growing trees – timely rains, nice temps, plenty of sunshine… our fields looks great! Most of our initial pruning work is done. We are going back now and putting the finishing touches on some blocks of trees for future crops. We have started our new fall inventory counts & measures. So far we are … Continue reading Getting Ready for Fall!