Open Tues-Sun: 9am-4:30pm1370 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 at the Nursery

Spring is finally here and Russell Nursery is gearing up for a busy season! We currently have new plants and garden supplies arriving daily.

Hot items this season:

    • Seeds & seeding supplies
    • Mason Bees
    • Small fruits & veggie starts
    • Tropical plants – new this year!

Things might be a little different this spring but we’re still here for all your gardening needs. If you need a bit of extra advice or guidance to get started our staff are always happy to help.



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