DFW's "Destination" Nursery
Covington's 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.
In addition, 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!
Since 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
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Peruse our Planting
Advice, Articles and How-To Videos sections
for helpful information on selecting and caring for your plants.
Call (972) 475-5888 Ext. 5. Learn
more and watch our new informative
videos on Drip
Irrigation and How to Water your
Trees. Look for more videos
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.
Buy Crape Myrtles now
to enjoy their beautiful blooms
throughout our long summer season!
a full-size chart here)
Gardens Begin at Covington's
Bring beauty to your
home and gardens with
gorgeous fresh flowers
from Covington's. We're
growing a huge assortment
of flowers and colorful
foliage plants, from
Alyssum to Zinnias and
to dress up your landscape
and containers for the
See this full-color
booklet for all of our "Covington's
plants so you can pick
your favorites to design
the garden of your dreams.
Download your Spring
2013 Bedding Plant Guide in
SUMMER 2013 CLASSES & EVENTS
Kids in the Garden Workshops
Kids classes are designed as
hands-on workshops for ages
5 to 10. There
is a minimal fee of $5 per
class to cover the cost of
supplies; and pre-registration
and payment is required since
space is limited. Contact
Mary at email@example.com or
972-475-5888 Ext. 111. For
refunds, cancellations must
be received by 4 p.m. Thursday
prior to class so we can fill
space with another child. Kids
must be accompanied by an adult.
Flowers & How
Saturday, June 8th - 9:30-10:30 am
Learn how flowers grow,
then plant flowers from seed,
cutting & bedding plant to
take home and nurture.
Saturday, June 29th
- 9:30-10:30 am
Paint a fairytale cottage that will be the centerpiece
for the miniature garden you plant in Part II. We will
hold cottages until July 6th class.
Gardens Part II
Saturday, July 6th - 9:30-10:30 am
Create your very own miniature garden with
your painted cottage and little plants to take home
Your Own Food
Saturday, July 13th - 9:30-10:30 am
Discover where fruits and vegetables come from (before
they get to your grocery store). Then plant a veggie
seed and a tomato plant to take home and grow.
for the Grownups
These classes are free and
do not require pre-registration
unless otherwise noted, and
generally last about an hour
with time included for questions.
Saturday, June 15th - All day event (Class
Neil Sperry, host of Texas Gardening on WBAP, and founding
member and on the board of the Crape Myrtle Trails
of McKinney, will share tips on selection, maintenance
and care of crape myrtles.
Come and buy your crape
myrtles on this special day
and we’ll donate 10%
of our crape myrtle sales
to the Crape Myrtle Trails
Saturday, June 22nd - 11 am
Get maintenance tips
to help you keep your lawn & landscape
healthy throughout the hot summer.
Experts from our Drip
Irrigation and Lawn & Garden
Services Programs will
be on hand after the class
for those who want to learn
more about these new professional
services we are providing.
20th - 11
Learn what you should do to prepare for fall planting
in your veggie garden.
Saturday, July 27th - 11 am
Learn about gardening with native and perennial plants,
those that attract butterflies and hummingbirds, and
those that are rabbit and deer resistant. Take home
a guide describing the best ones for North Texas.
Garden Workshop ($25+
based on selections)
Saturday, Aug 3rd - 11 am
Join us to plant
your very own miniature
garden. You’ll have
plenty of inspiration once
you see our pre-made gardens
and unique miniature and
fairy garden accessories.
Learn about plant selection,
caring for your garden,
and tips on how to personalize
your garden throughout
the year. Call Mary at
(972) 475-5888 Ext. 111
to sign up.
Saturday, Aug 10th - 11 am
Learn the basics of the art of bonsai and watch a simple
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We are currently accepting
applications. Pick one up in
our store, or print one here
and bring your completed application
to us, or fax it to 972-412-2117!
Application for Employment.
Cashier with computer
savvy, a big smile and lots
of great customer service skills.
Full time hours /weekends required.
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
Apply in person, fax your application
to 972-412-2117, or email your
resume to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information,
contact Matt or Greg at (972)
We are looking for a skilled, creative
landscape professional experienced
in design, sales and client satisfaction.
resume to email@example.com.
Now hiring for our landscape
installation crews. Texas
Driver's License and good
driving record required.
in person or contact Ernie
at firstname.lastname@example.org or (972)
475-5888 Ext. 5.
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Nursery • 5518 President
George Bush Hwy. • Rowlett,
Texas 75089 • 972-475-5888