These businesses were voted the Best Family Home and Garden – Exterior in the Bay Area in Bay Area Parent’s 2023 Best of the Best reader poll. Read the full list of winners here.

Silicon Valley

Gold: Summer Winds Nursery. Find plants, garden accessories, soils and more at this high-end nursery. Multiple locations.

Silver: Yamagami’s Garden Center. Cupertino.

Bronze: Almaden Valley Nursery. San Jose.

Bronze: Outdoor Supply Hardware. Multiple locations.


Gold: Wegman’s Nursery. This family-owned business is known for its quality plant material and knowledgeable staff. It offers the newest ideas in gardening, delivery service and materials for organic gardening. Redwood City.

Silver: Half Moon Bay Nursery. Half Moon Bay.

Bronze: Ladera Garden and Gifts. Belmont.

San Francisco/Marin

Gold: Sloat Garden Center. Sells a variety of plants, pottery and soils and offers garden design services, custom planters and delivery. Multiple locations.

Silver: Flora Grubb Gardens. San Francisco.

Bronze: Clement Nursery. San Francisco.

East Bay

Gold: Sloat Garden Center. Offers a wide selection of fresh plants, high-quality garden tools, soils, pottery and garden expertise by knowledgeable nursery professionals. Multiple locations.                     

Silver: Orchard Nursery. Lafayette. 

Bronze: Encinal Nursery. Alameda.


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