Best Gardening Shop/Nursery: Oakland Nursery
Oakland Nursery is a perennial favorite plant spot of Alive readers - and there's no wonder why. The North Linden, Dublin and Delaware locations each pack in more seeds, flowers and outdoor gadgets than anywhere else in town. If there's something that can make a yard or garden prettier or healthier, Oakland's got it.
Wandering through the main nursery space will make you yearn for your own outdoor paradise, and the knowledgeable staff will give you the tips to make those dreams take root.
Runners-up: Strader's Garden Centers, Dill's Greenhouse