13801 Marine Avenue
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
(314) 469-8900

Nursery News: COVID-19

Dear Friends, At Schmittel’s Nursery, we are eager to greet spring while staying conscious of the developing Covid-19 situation. We know our store is both a source of comfort and pleasure for our customers. We…

Deer Rut Tree Guard

Fall is deer rutting season. During this time deer will rub their antlers as part of their mating ritual. It takes them little or no time to destroy your tree. Most often this causes life…

St. Louis Nursery Lilac Sale

Lilac Sale

Lilacs are best known for the pleasant and prominent fragrance they release. Their original scent is so lovely it’s recreated into candles and perfumes, yet nothing compares the fresh aroma of a blooming lilac. These…

Green Thumb Tour

4th Annual Green Thumb Tour

On April 21, Schmittel’s will be a stop on the 4th Annual Green Thumb Tour! We will be hosting a fun presentation on picking the perfect tree for your yard. The Green Thumb Tour will…

local st louis flowers ready for planting

Local Flowers Ready for Planting

Our nursery is loaded with local flowers like wave petunias, accent plants and zonal geraniums along with our assorted beautiful annual’s ready for planting. If your landscape is looking barren now is the time to…

watering trees and shrubs this fall

Watering Trees and Shrubs this Fall

Schmittel’s Nursery in St. Louis wants you to keep your trees and shrubs adequately watered by following these guidelines this fall.  Often a lack of rain or snow in October through March can have a…

how to prune trees and shrubs

How To Prune Trees and Shrubs

Pruning uses the science and art of gardening to alter the form and growth of a plant, while also performing preventative maintenance. There are a few different reasons we suggest pruning. Pruning promotes plant health, by removing dead or dying limbs…