Open Tues thru Sun 9am-4:30pm
1370 Wain Rd, North Saanich1 (250) 656-0384

Transform your garden into a space you want to spend time in

Russell Nursery is a family owned and operated retail nursery, founded in 1992. Whether you are new to gardening or an old hand, you can expect a warm welcome and as much help as needed to sort out what can seem like a bewildering number of choices.

Quality Plants and Knowledgeable Staff!

We pride ourselves on our knowledgeable staff and our service-oriented approach. Looking for something specific? Or perhaps you have a garden-related question? Send us a message or give us a call and we’ll do our best to help you out!

What’s Happening in August at Russell Nursery?

August is all about what gardening can teach us. At Russell Nursery, we are always learning!

Behind the Garden Gate: A Photo Contest

What’s in your garden that brings you joy? We’d love to see. Enter for the chance to win the monthly prize of a $30 gift card or the grand prize of $500!

Hydrangea Tellers Blue

Extremely knowledgeable staff and a huge selection of top quality plants. Worth the scenic drive out to Wain road.

My happy place! I love it here! The staff are all amazing – so knowledgeable and helpful.

I love to shop at Russell’s. The staff is friendly, helpful and very knowledgeable.

Excellent, wonderful place for all things for the garden and a very knowledgeable staff to help find just the right plants.


Bee on Echinacea

Plants To Entice Bees To Your Garden

*** It’s very important to have flowers all season long, from February to frost, to satisfy the early Masons right through to the late season foragers. Plant several of each,…

fresh new beans in August 6 scaled

The Magical Bean

By Faye For the snap and crunch of a perfect green bean, nothing comes close to the bean you grow yourself. Those hollow, stringy supermarket beans should be banned! Beans…

basil starts in jiffy pelle

Potting On The Tomato And Basil Seedlings

First published May 8, 2011 – It’s early May, and the tomatoes are now well established in the seeding trays, ready to move into larger pots. They have been ready…