Without plants, there would be no oxygen and nothing to prevent cows from discovering that humans taste delicious. Grow a green thumb with this Groupon.
Choose From Three Options
- $65 for a flowering crabapple tree (a $134.99 value)
- $75 for a white or pink weeping cherry tree (a $149.99 value)
- $12 for $25 worth of plants and gardening supplies
Available plants include, but are not limited to, day lilies ($10.99+), lupines ($11.99), burning bushes ($23.99), and black-eyed susans ($11.99).
Green Thumb Markets
Don and Donna Maines opened Green Thumb Markets in 1971, where they began cultivating buds alongside their young son, David. Though Don and Donna have retired, visitors can still spot David, his wife, and his four boys working in their greenhouse. They tend geraniums, prune roses, and discuss customers’ gardening concerns and methods for keeping lazy poets from using their roses as similes. Giant hanging baskets dangle from the ceiling, the electrically hued, trumpet-shaped blossoms of petunias spilling forth and tangling with ivy geraniums. On the ground, colorful rows of perennials, annuals, and vegetables thrive alongside a variety of topsoils, compost, and environmentally friendly mulches.
The Maines family also runs an onsite bakery, which they stock with their own homemade ice cream, cookies, and pies.