We all know the benefits of having some plants in our personal space (some more than others). If you are looking to expand your selection or you don’t know how to get started, Atlanta has some gorgeous shops to help you on your journey. Check below for some local spots to get started.
1. Varnish + Vine
Varnish + Vine is an adorable plant nursery located in East Point, GA. This unique shop specializes in cacti. If you want to try something different and create a spikier collection then this is the perfect place for you. They also deliver plants, so don’t feel like you have to go in to find the plant of your dreams. The convenience is perfect!
This gorgeous and creative nursery is the perfect place to go for novice gardeners and experienced plant geeks alike. Located in historic Grant Park Garden*Hood sells everything from edible herbs, to vegetables and fruiting trees. In addition to adding to your plant collection, they also sell pottery. They’re affordable pottery collection includes terra cotta to one-of-a-kind, artisan-crafted pieces.
3. Ethnobotany Shop
Calling all plant lovers to this unique plant shop located in Midtown has everything you could possibly need. Not only does this shop sell plants, but they expanded their products to elixirs, candles, and room aromatics. They are also partners with One Tree Planted, each transaction helps them plant trees around the world.
4. The Green Flamingo
This cute and quirky shop is an absolute must visit. The Green Flamingo is located in the Virginia Highland neighborhood and helps newbies and pros alike spruce up their home. Outfitted with retro decor and eclectic planters this shop is sure to add a dash of color to your personal space. In addition to their live plant collection they also have elixirs and oils.
A husband and wife duo started this shop in 2016 after requests for their plant/floral arrangements became so popular they decided to make it into a business. Known for their modern aesthetic and their love of plants, Katelynn Corley and Rex Holloway, have carved out a name for themselves in the local plant industry. In addition to a plant shop, they also provide design and installation services for businesses and homes.
6. Goat City Plant Design
Goat City Plant Design brings an alternative gifting experience to its shoppers, by offering one of a kind house plants designed to be statement pieces. They also offer free delivery to certain area codes. Their plant collection includes cacti, succulents, and tropicals.
7. Nourish Botanica
This absolutely adorable plant shop is located in Summerhill and offers a variety of options and services to their customers. While guests can experience the typical shopping experience, they also offer floral arrangement workshops. THIS black woman owned shop’s mission was to provide healing through art, flowers and plants grown in our greenhouse, food as medicine and herbal blends.
8. Paradiso Plant Shop
Located in East Atlanta, Paradiso Plant Shop, provides a safe haven for those looking to start their greenery collection. They have a traditional collection of plants that include succulents, cacti, and evergreens. This is the perfect shop for beginners and experts alike.