Fairview Garden Center & Nursery

Fairview Garden Center produces colorful plants and flowers that are sure to brighten your North Carolina landscape. Liven your day and yard with lush, vibrant plant products by our seasoned gardeners. Homegrown in our Raleigh, NC plant nursery, our healthy flora receive the tender loving care they need to thrive in your home or garden.

What drives passionate gardeners to get outside & play in the dirt?

There’s nothing like getting your hands dirty from a little gardening. At Fairview Garden Center, there’s not a lot that can stop us from working in our 62,000 square feet of greenhouse space and several acres of trees, shrubs, and perennials — all to bring you the best plant products available in the Triangle. Our garden nursery’s convenient location is easily accessible for homeowners in Raleigh, Holly Springs, Cary, and Apex, so visit us today!

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Three Generations of Remarkable Gardening

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Let Us Do The Dirty Work!


Fairview’s History

Purchased in 1960 by Tom and Jo Ann Dewar, our Triangle garden center was simply 18 acres of Raleigh farmland surrounded by more farmland. As the surrounding population in Holly Springs, Cary, and Apex grew, so did the market for plants, flowers, gardening supplies and more. Fairview Garden Center met our customers’ needs through growing our business and moving from wholesale to retail services.

Building a Healthy Future

With its first greenhouse built in 1973 and complete renovations in 2003, today Fairview Garden Center is an enjoyable place to stroll through rows and walkways of trees and flowers of all varieties. Our Raleigh plant nursery remains a family owned and operated business by three generations of passionate gardeners. We welcome our fellow gardeners from the Raleigh, Holly Springs, Cary, and Apex areas to come join us!

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  • My first time at this huge garden center. They have everything you could need or want!! Everyone was friendly and helpful. The plants all look so healthy! Can’t wait to go back!

    Penny Diaz
    May 2022
  • Awesome garden center with tons of goodies! Excellent customer service, great selection, and knowledge staff. A staff member helped me pick out some great plants for our garden and it looks amazing. Dog friendly too! Definitely worth the trip.

    Breezy S
    May 2022
  • Excellent nursery ! Found exactly the privacy shrub I was after, healthy and good price. Place has everything.

    John Anderson
    May 2022
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