Ranked one of the most memorable garden centers
in the Midwest

-Midwest Living Magazine

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Welcome TO

The Fields

Located in Crest Hill, Illinois on a 40-year-old family farm, The Fields features a beautiful retail garden center, a 5-acre walking garden, and 210-acres of cold, hardy perennials, shrubs and trees. 

Our products and landscape design are on display in yards across Illinois, throughout the municipalities of Schaumburg, Joliet and Bartlett, and at a number of professional organizations nationwide, including Navy Pier, Syracuse Zoo and Metlife Stadium.



Upcoming Calendar  

Specials and Events


Visit with Santa at The Fields!

Take pictures with Santa and enjoy complimentary cookies and hot cocoa while picking up all your holiday decorations. Get more details and RSVP here.

Celebrate the Holidays with The Fields!

We’re excited to announce that for the first time you can now get all your holiday decorations, including Christmas Trees, Wreaths and more, fresh cut at The Fields! Get more details about available products by clicking here.

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Ranked as one of the most memorable garden centers in the midwest by Midwest Living Magazine, our retail center is nestled in a 210-acre family-owned nursery started in 1993. The garden center is adjoined by a beautiful, 5-acre walking garden, which we use for inspiration and events.

We're a Proven Winners Certified Garden Center. Our knowledgeable staff can provide insight into the right plants and flowers for your home and suggest products to keep them their peak performance. 



ANnuals :: We're well-known for our spring hanging baskets

Perennials :: featuring selections perfect for our zone + environment

SHRUBS :: The Latest Proven-Winner Varieties

Trees :: Shade, ORnamental and Evergreen

Decorative :: Fountains, Statues, Containers

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We're a community-oriented wholesale and retail horticultural center. We grow premium perennials, shrubs, and shade and ornamental trees. 

We only grow and sell the hardiest and most beautiful selections, fit for our local climate. Below are a few of the municipalities and professional organizations we've landscaped or provided flora for nationwide. We'd love to work with you. Please give us a call to discuss your landscaping needs: 815-744-7841

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The Fields' designers have an eye for creating the perfect balance of design to add value and aesthetic appeal to your property. Since we're an established, vertically integrated landscape design firm with our own nursery and garden center, we can give you the finest plants at the lowest possible prices. We offer landscaping and hardscaping design, installation and planting, including: 

  • Foundation plantings

  • Plant screening

  • Shade trees

  • Landscape removal and rejuvenation

  • Grading and excavation 

  • Vegetable gardens and flower gardens

  • Sodding, seeding, mulching, bed edging

  • Decorative stones

  • Retaining walls

  • Low-voltage lighting

  • Drainage and downspout extensions

  • Patios, walks, steps, driveways and fencing

  • Arbors, pergolas, outdoor fountains

  • Outdoor kitchens and grills

  • Garden furniture

  • Outdoor fireplaces


Please call us to discuss receiving a free estimate or making an appointment to receive a beautiful sketch of your personalized design plan.


Society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.
— Greek Proverb