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Welcome to the Urban Gardener

The Urban Gardener is an independent, fully-stocked garden center located in the historic North Side of Pittsburgh, with plenty of free street parking available.

We offer hundreds of varieties of rare and unusual -- as well as popular and long-loved -- perennials, bedding plants, small trees, evergreen and flowering shrubs, vines, bamboo ... and much more! Our constantly changing inventory is especially chosen to offer creative solutions to the particular challenges facing today's gardeners.

We also provide an array of services, including:
  • professional consulting and garden design services
  • knowledgeable staff to assist you with planting and maintenance of your perennial garden
  • our gardeners can also work side by side with you, teaching good gardening practices, plant identification and more
  • design and planting of unusual and beautiful containers and planters for your window, porch or patio.
Our Garden Shop is filled with an array of items to enhance outdoor living including
  • pottery
  • windchimes
  • statuary and garden art
  • garden globes and stands
  • suncatchers
  • plant stands and trellises
  • rainbarrels
  • and much, much more.
Our Tool Shed carries
  • unusual gardening tools and equipment
  • quality garden gloves
  • organic fertilizers
  • organic pest and disease controls
  • organic soils and soil amendments

The Urban Gardener is also the place to go during the Christmas season for the most beautiful freshly-cut trees and fresh wreaths, garlands and greenery.

An ideal gift for any gardener you know would be an Urban Gardener Gift Card, which you can purchase in any amount. Simply stop in or phone us at 412-323-GROW.

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Joan and Lynne are teaching a gardening class at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at CMU this winter.   We showed the trailer of this movie for our class during the DIRT lecture, From the Soil Up.  You can check it out, too!

Guess what: We've been Gigapanned! Take a Virtual Tour of The Urban Gardener.

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2015 Hours
Opening for the season SATURDAY APRIL 18th
April 18 - September 30:
Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm
Closed Mondays

Fall Hours - starting OCTOBER 1
Tuesday-Saturday: 12pm-6pm
Sunday: 12pm-4pm
Closed Mondays

Christmas: November 27 - December 20 (or until the trees are gone!)  LAST THREE DAYS:  Fri Dec 18, Sat Dec 19,
 Sun Dec 20: Noon to 6pm

Closed Monday through Thursday - BUT we are available to deliver trees and decorate your house on these days.  Email us for more information.

The Urban Gardener
1901 Brighton Road -- North Side
Pittsburgh, PA
Tel: 412-323-GROW
Fax: 412-323-1116
Mail: 1409 Monterey St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212


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