2015 IGC Retailer of the Year

English Gardens is proud to be honored with the 2015 IGC Retailer of the Year award. Our shareholders received the award during the 9th annual IGC Show at Navy Pier in Chicago on August 19, 2015. 

The IGC (Independent Garden Center) Retailer of the Year Award is presented annually to a garden center demonstrating notable leadership and innovation. The award was established in memory of Dick Morey, founder of IGC Magazine and an advocate for the independent sector.

Over the years we've received many of these honors, including:
  • Named Member of the Year from the Michigan Green Industry Association (MGIA) in 2017
  • Named IGC Retailer of the Year in 2015.
  • Named Best of Detroit in Hour Magazine: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 and more since 2005.
  • Named Best Garden Center in Michigan by readers of The Detroit News in 2008, 2007, 2006, 2004, 2003 and 2002.
  • Reader's Choice Award "Best of the Good Life" Hour Magazine, Fall 2007.
  • Voted Favorite Greenhouse by readers of the West Bloomfield Beacon 2006.
  • Named Best Garden Center in Metro Detroit by readers of the Detroit Free Press in 2003 and 2002.
  • Named Retailer of the Year by the Michigan Floral Association in 2003.
  • Voted Favorite Garden Center/Nursery in the Readers' Choice Award from The Jewish News in 2003.
  • Named Favorite Patio & Garden Accents Store by Style Magazine in 2003 and 2002.
  • Named Best Place to Upgrade Your Garden by readers of the Metro Times in 2002.
  • Named Best of the Best by readers of the Macomb Daily in 2016. 

We look forward to continuing to offer you the best value products and services to beautify your garden, home, and holidays!

We are proud to carry on the tradition started more than 60 years ago by my father and uncles. We appreciate your support of our local and family-owned company.

John Darin, President