The Ultimate Guide to Northeast Iowa’s Greenhouse Trail

Posted: December 19, 2023 | Updated: December 29, 2023

Get ready for an exciting journey through nature’s palette! The Northeast Iowa Greenhouse Open House Weekend invites you to immerse yourself in a blooming paradise across multiple counties. From Allamakee to Winneshiek, an array of vibrant greenhouses opens their doors for a free-flowing exploration where you can pick and choose your floral adventure!

Allamakee County Greenhouses:

  • Beechy’s Greenhouse
    1123 Sand Hill Rd, Waukon | Fri-Sat 8am-6pm; Closed Sunday
  • Hochstetler’s Greenhouse
    1197 Maud Rd, Waukon | Fri-Sat 8am-6pm; Closed Sunday
  • Pop’s Produce
    2207 Rossville Rd, Waukon | Mon-Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12pm-4pm
  • Windy Pines Greenhouse
    276 Dorchester Dr, Dorchester | Mon-Fri 9am-6pm; Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm

Clayton County Greenhouses:

  • Bontrager Greenhouse
    39374 Granite Ave. Edgewood | Mon-Sat 9am-7pm; Closed Sun
  • Highway 52 Flowers
    26782 Hwy 52 Garnavillo | Mon-Fri 8am-6pm; Sun 8am-4pm
  • Horseshoe Ridge Greenhouse
    25576 Horseshoe Rd. Edgewood | Tues-Sat 10am-5pm
  • Murray Outdoor Store
    1402 S. Hwy 52 Guttenberg | Mon-Sat 6am-5pm; Sun 6am-3pm
  • Natures Haven Farms
    23784 Great River Rd. Garnavillo | Tues-Sat 10am-5pm
  • Outdoor Creations Garden Center
    205 West Spruce St. Monona | Mon-Fri 8am-5pm; Sat 8am-3pm; Sun 11am-2pm
  • Pauly’s Red Greenhouse
    23104 200th St. Farmersburg | Tues-Fri 9am-5pm; Sat 9am-12pm
  • Turkey River Greenhouse
    700 E. Bridge St. Elkader | Mon-Fri 8am-5pm; Sat 9am-3pm 

Fayette County

  • Cannon’s Greenhouse
    345 Eastline St. N Westgate | Mon-Fri 9am-5pm; Sat 9am-4pm; Sun 10am-3pm
  • Corner Market & Greenhouse
    5851 Palace Rd. Oelwein | Mon-Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 10am-5pm
  • Fox Produce, Greenhouse
    17800 150TH St. Randalia | Mon-Fri 8am-6pm; Sat 8am-4pm
  • K&K Gardens
    108 E Wilbur St. Hawkeye | Mon-Fri 9am-7pm; Sat-Sun 9am-5pm 

Howard County

  • ACME Greenhouse
    12954 Douglas Ave. Riceville | Mon-Sat dawn to dusk
  • Cedar Valley Produce Auction
    18072 Addison Ave. Elma | Mon 1am-1pm; Wed/Fri 8am-11am
  • Double Drive Greenhouse
    21653 35th St. Cresco | Mon-Sat 8am-7pm
  • G It’s Fresh
    2059 Co Rd. W-14 Calmar | 8am-4pm and by app
  • L&H Nurseries
    1728 Valley Ave. Cresco | Open by appointment
  • Plantpeddler
    530 2nd Ave. SW Cresco | Fri/Sat 8am-5pm
  • Timber Lane Greenhouse
    5 Miles E of Lime Springs at the corner of A-23 & Timber Ave. | Mon-Sat 8am-7pm
  • Vintage Lane Greenhouse
    4629 50th St. Riceville | Mon-Sat 8am-7pm
  • Wapsi View Greenhouse
    4355 Walnut Ave. Riceville | Mon-Sat 8am-8pm
  • What’s Bloomin’
    11526 Valley Ave. Cresco | Fri/Sat 10am-4pm
  • Windy Ridge Greenhouse
    15633 Fir Ave. Elma | Mon-Sat 8am-8pm 

Winneshiek County

  • Canoe Creek Produce
    2912 Manawa Trail Rd. Decorah | Mon-Fri 9am-3pm
  • Humble Hands Harvest
    2742 Hidden Falls Rd. Decorah | Saturday 1pm-5pm or by app
  • Ladybug Landscape/Decorah Floral
    906 South Mechanic St. Decorah | Mon-Fri 9am-5pm; Sat 9am-3pm
  • Pinter’s Gardens and Pumpkins
    2475 State Hwy 9 Decorah | Tues-Sat 9am-5:30pm; Sun 10am-4pm
  • River Root Farm
    2862 Locust Rd. Decorah | Open by appointment
  • Seed Savers Exchange
    3074 North Winn Rd. Decorah | Mon-Sun 11am-5pm

And the journey continues through Allamakee, Clayton, Fayette, Howard, and Winneshiek counties! Each greenhouse awaits your visit with its unique selection of blooms and plants. Create your personalized tour by picking multiple destinations to witness the diversity of floral wonders available.

There are no tickets or schedules – simply set off at your own pace, discovering the addresses provided above and immersing yourself in the greenery. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or a curious soul, this open house weekend promises an adventure tailored to your botanical interests.

Pack your cameras, gather your friends and family, and embark on this floral expedition.


Note: These greenhouses welcome visitors during the open house weekend without any admission fee. Please refer to individual greenhouse hours before planning your visit.

Let the petals guide your journey through a blossoming wonderland!

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