Nursery News

Save on Plants This Spring!

Take a Detour to the Nursery Don’t let the road construction scare you! NW 57th off Beaver Ave is closed, but we’re still open. From Merle Hay Road turn east on NW 57th. You’ll be here in no time! Japanese Maples Japanese maples are among the most elegant trees in Iowa gardens. Their lacy foliage […]

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Fall Sale!

With fall right around the corner, we’ve decided to extend our 50th Anniversary Celebration into our Fall Sale! Starting this weekend, we’ll be marking down prices on all our plants! 50% off all perennials, ornamental grasses and roses 30% off all shrubs and trees Fall is a great time to plant! The cooler temperatures mean less watering. And the warmer soil […]

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It’s Our 50th Anniversary!

  In 1966 Jack Miller started a small landscaping company in Johnston. He was committed to providing high quality plants and service to his customers. Over the past 50 years the nursery has grown, but we’re still just as committed to quality! And we’re still proud to be a locally owned business! Jim Poulson has owned the […]

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We have new plants!

The weather forecast for our weekend is fantastic! Be sure to stop by the nursery and check out our new varieties! Sugar Shack Buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis) $49.95 Buttonbush is a shrub native to Iowa. It has fragrant white flowers and does great in wet areas. This particular variety is noteworthy because of its small size and beautiful red […]

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Get Ready for Fall!

Fall is one of our favorite seasons here at Miller Nursery. Not only is fall a great time to plant, but now through the end of the year we’re offering great deals on our quality nursery stock: 50% Off All Perennials, Grasses, and Roses 30% Off All Trees and Shrubs Not sure what to plant […]

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See what’s new and in bloom!

Spring is here and it seems like everything is in bloom! And be sure to check out the new varieties we have for sale this year! Multi-stemmed Royal Raindrops Crabapple Several varieties of dwarf and full sized conifers, including some larger specimens (#24 Weeping Norway Spruce, #24 Weeping Canadian Hemlock, #20 Siberian Spruce ‘Arctos’) Several varieties of […]

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Aronia Berries Packed with Antioxidants

Based on the weather, it’s hard to say what season it is. But the calendar says it’s time for our annual fall sale! … Starting today be sure to stop by the nursery for great deals on all our plants. All perennials and grasses are 50% off. All shrubs and trees are 30% off. Did […]

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Don’t cut down your ash trees!

The publicity surrounding the steady progression of the Emerald Ash Borer has raised the anxieties of many homeowners. Some have even started to preemptively cut down their ash trees. If you planted a named variety of ash tree (e.g. Autumn Purple or Marshall’s Seedless), it’s probably safe to remove it preemptively if you’re so inclined. […]

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Spring is here! And so are our new trees!

After a very long winter, we hope you’re as excited as we are for spring. Be sure to stop by the nursery and see all of the new trees we have to offer this year: Red Fox Katsura Tree (Cercidiphyllum japonicum ‘Red Fox’) – Graceful pyramidal tree. Heart-shaped leaves and burgundy foliage. White Fringetree (Chionanthus virginica) – […]

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Fall Sale! … Is Fall a Good Time to Plant?

For any of us who thought we might escape summer without a proper heat wave, this past week has sure proved us wrong. Regardless, here at Miller Nursery we’re forging ahead with our annual fall sale. If you’re brave enough to battle the heat, you’ll have first pick on the best deals of the season […]

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