Local family shares gardening secrets with city.. In Short This family-owned and -operated store has been gracing the city with its knowledge of greens for the past 50 years. The small chain of nurseries has expanded from Scottsdale to Mesa, Phoenix and Sun City. Known for locally growing their own bedding plants such as geraniums, petunias and marigolds, they also boast an array of Jackson Perkins roses and a vast selection of houseplants, flowers and other decorative trees. They also specialize in poolscaping, xeroscaping and in the complete design, planning and installation of your home's landscape.