We specialize in growing a diverse selection of hard to find Iowa winter-hearty perennials.   Come check-out our selection of hostas, heucheras, clematis and Iowa natives to name a few.

Summer-long color brightens any garden spot.   Whether you are interested in container planting or filling landscape beds, we offer a complete selection of quality-grown annuals.   We also grow over 3800 hanging baskets, as well as unique tropicals, heat & drought tolerant plants, shade loving flowers, low-maintenance succulents and fairy gardening miniatures.

Vegetables & Herb Plants




Central Iowa's best selection of annuals, perennials, herbs and vegetable plants.

Piney Ridge exclusive propagation: the Lou DeMarco pepper; a spicy Italian thin-skinned pepper.   Great for backyard grilling!

Heirloom Seeds

We grow more than 60 different varieties of tomato plants; many heirloom varieties and over 50 different kinds of pepper plants.   Our vegetable plant selection is the largest in central Iowa.   For the culinary gardener our herb selection is extensive for your summer grilling and fall harvest cooking.

We are proud to offer seeds from Seed Saver's Exchange in Decorah, Iowa.   Stop-in to see our summer garden selection of vegetable, herb & flower heirloom seeds.   Plant a vegetable garden with your family today and sow the seeds for a bountiful harvest all summer.

A unique collection of terra cotta and ceramic pottery for your container gardening needs; including new earth-friendly pots made from recycled fibers and self-watering containers.

A special blend, custom made for your container planting with good water retention and good drainage.   Your plants will thrive all season!   Just add water and sunshine.

Shrubs create year-round structure and winter interest in the garden.   We have beautiful flowering shrubs and Iowa winter-hearty roses.

Piney Potting Soil

Flowering Shrubs and Roses

Piney Ridge propagates many species right here in Polk county including Iowa natives, succulents and begonias.