Rochester, MN


3430 19th Street Northwest

Our Garden Center

Welcome to Jim Whiting Nursery & Garden Center.
We are proud to have been helping homeowners throughout Southern Minnesota for over 45 years. We’re located at 3430 19th St NW just south of Costco, intersecting with 19th St and Co. Rd. 22.

Our trained staff is equipped to assist you with all your gardening and landscaping needs, be it a single beautiful plant or a detailed plan for a fully landscaped yard, complete with installation. We are ready!

Jim Whiting offers an unmatched selection and variety of potted and balled & burlapped shade, evergreen, fruit and ornamental trees, flowering and deciduous shrubs, perennials, annuals, hanging baskets and potted planters to choose from. All trees and shrubs come with a full two year guarantee. Jim is known for his high quality of nursery products and service.

We have over 60,000 sq. ft. of greenhouses in production, growing annuals, perennials and veggies. Over 3,000 custom designed hanging baskets and custom designed pots for container gardening. We grow over 100,000 of the hottest and newest and most unique varieties of annuals and perennials. Our selection is HUGE. We have new fresh crops arriving weekly throughout the Spring and Summer.
We are a grower of potted and balled & burlapped shade trees, shrubs and evergreens, with over 30 acres in production.

Over 10,000 sq. ft. of covered retail space displaying annuals, perennials, veggies and vines.

We carry some hard goods items: fountains, and figurines, potting soils, fertilizers and chemicals, arbors, trellises and other items to fulfill your gardening needs.