About Johnson’s

Shop one of the Milwaukee area’s largest plant nurseries for flowering ornamental and shade trees, shrubs, conifers, evergreens, perennials, grasses, and more! Most of our stock is grown locally on over 600 acres of farmland in southeastern Wisconsin. Located about 20 minutes northwest of Milwaukee in Menomonee Falls, Johnson’s Nursery is your expert on Midwest hardy and Wisconsin native landscape plants.

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About Us

About Us

Nature’s Best to You.

Johnson’s Nursery, Inc. is a third-generation, family-owned business. We passionately pursue our goal of providing hardy nursery stock to Southeastern Wisconsin and the Midwest.

Since 1959, our clients have come to trust the quality of our nursery stock and personal customer service. From all of us at Johnson’s Nursery, thank you for your continued business.

By emphasizing the importance of local eco-type seed and parent material, we strive to propagate and grow the finest quality trees, shrubs, conifers, broadleaf evergreens, and herbaceous perennials already genetically adapted to our weather, soils, and light conditions. Clients can be sure that our field-produced stock is fully acclimated prior to purchase. If it was not, the plants would never leave the fields.

Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

Headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, Johnson’s Nursery has been growing since our incorporation in 1959. From our first 40-acre parcel, we now produce nursery stock on more than 600 acres in Southeastern Wisconsin–including Menomonee Falls, Jackson, and Germantown.

Essentially we are a wholesale grower that welcomes the public. Johnson’s Nursery provides Retail sales and Landscape design/build services from our Menomonee Falls headquarters. Our wholesale clientele of municipalities, landscape contractors, garden centers, and other nurseries can arrange to pick up material either in Menomonee Falls or our Jackson, WI Farm holding yards.

Social Responsibility

Johnson’s Nursery, Inc. believes in the social responsibility to balance profit-making activities with those that benefit the communities and environment. We aim to help enrich schools, neighborhoods, and the lives of families in the communities in which we live and work. Johnson’s Nursery is an active member of the community and green industry. Learn More >>

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Our History

Nature’s Best To You. Since 1959.

Johnson’s Nursery, Inc. (“Johnson’s Nursery”, “Johnson’s”, “JNI”) begins its roots in the 1950s. Since then, it has passed through three generations. Learn how we became the nursery we are today and how our emphasis on native plants allows our customers to connect with Wisconsin’s heritage.

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Johnson’s Nursery’s philosophy is to provide security and growth opportunities for all successful applicants. Our goal is that all employees remain with us until they choose to retire. Much of our workforce began in entry-level positions and grew into roles they were passionate about. Many employees remain with us for their entire careers. Growing plants—and people—since 1959.

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It’s important for us that you get to talk to a person; however, especially during the peak season, it’s common for all of our Horticulturists, Landscape Designers, and Salespeople to be in the field or with clients and customers. To help you get answers to your questions, we have a knowledgebase as a useful starting point.


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