DFW's "Destination" Nursery
Nursery & Landscape Co. is one of the largest retail and wholesale nurseries in Texas with 18 acres of trees and premium plant material to choose from. Our full scale growing operation allows us to offer the highest quality blooming bedding plants each season at the lowest possible prices.
We also offer an eclectic assortment of garden accessories to enhance your outdoor living experience, and a broad selection of products to ensure success in your garden and landscape.
we have one of the finest and
most experienced landscape
design and installation teams
in the DFW Metroplex. From the
basic to the extraordinary, you'll
find it at Covington's, your
one-stop shop for all your garden
and landscaping needs!
1972, Covington's has been the
destination nursery and garden
center for discerning plant lovers
and landscapers. Neil Sperry
and other people "in the know" shop
at Covington's for our vast plant
selection and friendly, knowledgeable
service. We invite you to visit and see for yourself. We
are located just
a few miles west of Lake Ray Hubbard
at 5518 President George Bush Highway
off SH66 in the heart of Rowlett,
Texas. (972) 475-5888.
a short video about Covington's
Nursery - meet
Joe and Gayle Covington and
the people who are passionate
about Landscaping! (A new
window will open.)
Peruse our Planting
Advice, Articles and How-To Videos sections
for helpful information on selecting
and caring for your plants.
6th Annual Fall Festival
Annual Fall Festival photos are ready
Click here to
see the video on our YouTube (a
new window will open) or come
by the store to see it and browse
through our photo album. The
pictures are priceless!
How to Prepare Your Yard
- Water -
Unless your yard is already
wet, thoroughly water all
of your plantings (lawn,
landscape plantings, flowerbeds,
trees, containers). Water
early enough in the day so
leaves dry by nightfall,
or whenever the real cold
starts blowing in.
- Cover any
tender plants with frost
cloth. We have a good supply
- Move tropical
- Mulch flowerbeds
and landscape plantings so
you have 2 inches of mulch
on the soil.
waterhoses from faucets and
make sure outdoor faucets
are firmly turned off and
covered. Turn your sprinkler
system off if it's still
your Yard for Freezing Weather helpful
tips to protect your plants
If you have
any questions on specific plantings,
please feel free to call us at (972)
475-5888 and press 2 for
the Garden Center. We'll be
happy to answer any questions
you may have.
We have Firewood!
Stock up for the cold days
What Makes Covington's Unique
- Visit our Landscaping
Services Team to see beautiful landscape designs and solutions for your outdoor spaces.
- Learn more about our retail selection,
and our vast inventory of plants, garden accents and products.
- For the bargain
hunter, check out our Half
Price House, Covington's
Club and all the discounts and everyday specials we offer.
- Are you nostalgic, or do
you enjoy a good story? Meet
Joe and his family and discover how Covington's first began!
- We're easy to find and open every day of the year except New Year's Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
- We offer exceptional service and wholesale prices to the trade.
Download a PDF
of a list of our Available
Stock to see descriptions, sizes, prices (including sale prices) and quantities of our Shrubs, Fruit, Crape Myrtles, Ornamental Grasses, Vines and Trees.
Visit our Half-Price
House Sale Page for an extensive list of all the plants in Joe’s Half Price House that have been marked down 50% off regular price. It’s updated weekly to keep you informed of the best plants, at the best prices.
Call (972) 475-5888
Ext. 5. Learn more and watch
our new informative videos
Irrigation and How to Water
your Trees. Look for
more videos coming soon.
Gardens Begin at Covington's
Covington's. We're growing a huge assortment of pansies, violas, ornamental cabbage/kale and other colorful flowers to dress up your landscape and containers this season.
See this full-color booklet for all of our "Covington's Grown" bedding
plants so you can pick your favorites to design the garden of your dreams. Download your Fall 2013 Bedding Plant Guide in PDF format.
UPCOMING CLASSES & EVENTS
Watch for updates on our webletter, Facebook and here, or contact Mary (email) or (972) 475-5888 Ext. 111 for more information. Don’t get our webletter? Sign up now to receive current specials, new arrivals, gardening tips and more.
Holiday Open House & Annual 1-Day Sale in the Gift Shop
25% Off all regular price merchandise
Saturday, December 7th
Santa’s here from 11 am to 3 pm!
Join us for a day of holiday inspiration, hot cider, cookies, popcorn, and savings in the Gift Shop. We’ll have lots of unique gift ideas, including a large display of charming miniature and fairy gardens to stir your creative juices. Our fairy garden designer will be on hand to answer questions and offer suggestions for creating enchanting gardens of your own or to give as special living gifts. We’ve stocked up on fairies and mini furnishings including colorful holiday accents so you can really deck the halls of your little garden.
Bring the kids (dogs are kids too!) and take your own fun holiday photos of them with Santa beside our beautifully decorated Christmas tree. There is no cost to visit with Santa and you won’t have to fight the mall crowds.
Preparing your Soil for Success
Saturday, January 18th 11 am FREE
Learn the tricks of the trade to ensuring healthy plants in your landscape, while saving time, money and water, with proper soil preparation.
Maintaining an Organic Yard
Saturday, January 25th 11 am FREE
Learn helpful information about organic gardening, including making the transition from conventional gardening practices, bed prep, composting and organic products.
Saturday, February 1st 10 am FREE
Discover how you can conserve water, money and time with drip irrigation and why it is exempt from most watering restrictions.
Saturday, February 1st 11 am FREE
Learn how to select, plant and maintain the best fruit trees for North Texas.
Saturday, February 8th 11 am FREE
Learn how you can have a successful vegetable garden with helpful tips on preparing your garden and selecting, planting, and harvesting your vegetables.
The Joys of Herb Gardening
Saturday, February 15th 11 am FREE
Discover why herb gardening is so rewarding for North Texas gardeners and learn how to create and maintain your own herbs in containers or raised beds.
All About Roses
Saturday, February 22nd All Day Event FREE
Join us for a day devoted to Roses. Free classes with local rose experts on selection, care & feeding of roses, using roses in your landscape, and top performing roses for our area.
Shop our great selection of roses & products to use for the most beautiful, carefree rose garden.
Cashiers with computer savvy
and lots of great customer
service skills needed for
our Retail Garden Center
and Wholesale Department.
Full time hours /weekends
Apply in person or email your
resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for Retail or email@example.com for Wholesale.
For additional information,
contact Matt or Tommy at (972)
Want to work for a great team?
We are looking for mature
people who love their yard
and enjoy working with people
to join our sales team. Full-time
and part-time positions are
available. Retirees are welcome!
in person, fax your application
to 972-412-2117, or email your
resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information,
contact Greg at (972) 475-5888.
We are looking for a skilled, creative
landscape professional experienced
in design, sales and client satisfaction.
resume to email@example.com.
Inventory Control Assistant
We need a detail oriented person
to physically count, price
and track inventory. If you
are computer literate, able
to learn new software and enjoy
working outdoors this may be
the opportunity for you. Requires
frequent bending and walking.
Apply in person or email your
resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sales & Promotions
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and seasonal products.
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All Rights Reserved 2013
Nursery • 5518 President
George Bush Hwy. • Rowlett,
Texas 75089 • 972-475-5888