Improve your quality of life, and help the environment!

Enjoy Your Outdoor Space

We work with residents across the Chicagoland area to them help bring their garden visions to life, revitalize soil, support biodiversity, and grow food.

Our clients range from first time gardeners and master gardeners, and we understand that everyone has their own specific needs and wants when it comes to their outdoor space.

We don’t just plant flowers.
We help people bring their dream gardens come to life, and improve their quality of life!

Earth First Gardening was built on the belief that everyone should be be able to enjoy the outdoors, connect with nature and have a positive impact on the environment!

Tired of working on your garden with no end in sight?

Many of our clients have large gardens that they have worked on for years, and need an extra hand from time to time, so that they can enjoy their garden, and not be overwhelmed by the work it takes to maintain it. Having a little help can go along way, and make your garden look better year round, while allowing you time to enjoy it.

Tired of planting things and watching them die?

We can work with you to identify the plants that would work best for your space or can help you shop for your plants! We can help you shop for new plants or purchase plants for you based on your needs and wants, and deliver them to your home!

Our clients range from first time gardeners and master gardeners, and everyone has their own specific needs and wants when it comes to their outdoor space.

Going out of town? Have a busy week?

We can help maintain your garden when you are gone!

We want to help you enjoy your garden and take the stress out of gardening. That is why we offer garden maintenance services. We can water, deadhead and help maintain your garden for you.

Discover Our Residential Service

We customize all of our service to fit our clients needs.


Work Hand in Hand We will work with you in your garden, offering assistance, tips and coach you on how you can get the most out of our outdoor space. Clients can learn from experienced gardeners and apply the skills they learned for years to come. We can show you how to transplant, prune, plant and offer advice on regular upkeep.


Plant Annual Flowers Add color to your garden, support pollinators and create a gorgeous garden. Containers, borders, patios or porches can transform with the addition of annual flowers. Large perennial beds can also include a variety of annuals & tropical plants to enjoy throughout the summer.


Care and maintaince. Even a master gardener can use a helping hand throughout the year. We can help you care for and maintain your garden season to season. We can divide and transplant perennials, prepare beds in the spring and cover beds in the winter.

Success Stories

Norridge Garden

“Best experience! Five stars hands down!”

Carm Ricchio

Northbrook Garden

Glenview Garden

Sensory and Hummingbird Garden

Beach Park

Edible Garden & Wildlife Sanctuary

Buffalo Grove Garden

‘Purple Garden’

Wheeling Garden

Lincoln Park Garden

“Plant knowledge of both garden center plants and native plants has really improved my garden. I’m sure her advice about plants and her garden knowledge has made my garden better, healthier and probably saved me money in the long run.”

Steve Smock

Deerfield Garden

Woodland areas can be tricky but with the right plants, in the right place, they can thrive and create a gorgeous natural area.

Lincolnshire Garden

Northbrook Garden

“Very easy to work with and a great value. Much better than the big companys.”

Eleanor Blustein

Ready to create your dream garden?

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