We are a local family owned business that is dedicated to serving you. We are growers of fine plants and purveyors of superior gardening accessories. Come visit us and talk with our horticulturists and certified nursery professionals. Experience the difference of shopping with us, a specialty company who is dedicated to providing you the knowledge and high quality plants that will make your garden a success. We hope that all of our customers find enjoyment with their gardening activities.

Platt W. Hill


Water Feature Plants

Potted Plants

Trees & Shrubs

Platt Hill Nursery carries a wide selection of trees and shrubs that are suitable for our climate. Our selection includes some of the best shade, ornamental, and evergreen trees. The shrub selection includes many great varieties. Here is our catalog for a complete listing of our tree & shrub selection. Visit either location to speak […]

Edibles – Fruits, Vegetables, & Herbs

Try some home cooking using fruits and veggies straight from the garden. Nothing beats the freshness and taste! Take a look at our collection of vegetable, fruits and herbs. Check out our full line catalog by clicking here.


Nothing compares to the color of annual plants. They continually bloom all summer. There is no substitute for the beauty they bring to the garden. They are perfect for garden beds, planters, hanging baskets, and more. The possibilities are endless. Annuals are plants that live up to winter, and will then require replanting the following […]

Tropicals & Houseplants

These blooming and foliage plants offer great interest on your patio in the summer, but must overwinter in your house. Check out our full line catalog by clicking here.


Great for planting a rotation of color & foliage interest throughout the year. Perennials grow back from their roots each year. Check out our full line catalog by clicking here. Platt Hill Nursery has over 1,000 varieties of perennial plants! If we don’t have it, we’ll try and find it for you.


The queen of the garden! Take a look at our vast selection of roses from miniatures, hybrid tea, floribundas and more.

Landscape Services

Formal Landscape Design Service

This service is best suited for customers who wish to do substantial landscaping to one or more areas or their entire property. The process begins when you schedule an at home consultation with one of our landscape designers. Our designer will listen to your ideas, discuss your objectives, evaluate the site conditions and provide suggestions on how to meet your vision. The designer will take measurements and photos for the purpose of preparing a design. Once the design and proposal are complete and suit your wishes and budget, we will schedule the installation. Typically, our designer will oversee the installation and be your point of contact for any future needs. Design fees range from $100 to $500 depending on the scope of your project. Minimum of $2500 project budget required.

We Design, You Plant (DIY) Service

The DIY service is for customers who wish to install their own plant material using the design we have created for them. The process begins when you schedule an appointment to meet with one of our designers at Platt Hill Nursery. During the 1.5 hour design process, our designer will spend time listening to your ideas, touring the sales yard with you and creating your hand drawn design. The fee for this service is $150.
By Appointment only.

  • Tips to help get the most out of your appointment:
    Bring photos of the area(s) you are going to landscape
  • Bring measurements of the area(s) you are going to landscape
  • Bring a plat-of-survey

Small Landscape Projects

This service is best suited for customers who need help with smaller gardening projects like renovating or creating garden beds (generally 500 sq. ft. or smaller). Come in to Platt Hill Nursery and work with our knowledgeable nursery staff and horticulturists receive landscape advice and sketches (if necessary) for your project. This service is free. Our experienced crews can deliver and install the plants for you. Delivery and installation fees vary by distance.


Tips to help get the most out of this service:
Bring photos of the area(s) you are going to landscape
Bring measurements of the area(s) you are going to landscape

Tree Planting/ Pick & Plant Service

Let the Tree and Plant Experts plant for you! This service is for customers wanting help installing trees and plants purchased at Platt Hill Nursery. $250 minimum.

Benefits include:

  • Skilled planting crews
  • Soil conditioner and starter fertilizer (Bio-Tone) amended into soil around your tree
  • Platt Hill Nursery shredded hardwood mulch installed around your new plants
  • 2 year warranty
  • Watering and aftercare instructions

What’s Happening @PHN

Gardening is something we can all enjoy no matter your skill level. Our workshops are a great way to discover new areas of gardening in a hands on way. We look forward having you visit us for some of these great events. If you have any questions about the seminars you can contact either location. Bloomingdale 630-529-9394. Carpentersville 847-428-6767.