3810 Whites Creek Pike, Nashville, TN 37207 (615) 876-1014

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Hours & Location

Early Spring  Hours:

Monday - Saturday

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed Sundays until Spring

Address:

3810 Whites Creek Pike

Nashville, TN 37207-1899

Phone:

(615) 876-1014

Just minutes from Rivergate, Opry Mills, or Nashville West.  It is worth the drive from anywhere!
Click here for a map and directions.

 

BATES NEWS

Uncovered and Exposed

Now OPEN Sundays Noon ‘til 4pm! 03/16/2017
 

We are officially well underway.  One day down, a few left to go.  We are picking them up and putting them down.  I am referring to our dealing with nature’s gift of unseasonably cold temperatures. We’re rolling up and stowing away the frost cloths.  The racks of carefully loaded plants will now be moved out of the buildings, and just as carefully unloaded. For the third time this season, we (I mean all of us) have drug in the plants and drug out the sheets.  I think I can speak for everyone when I say, “I do hope this is the last severe cold spell.”  I do not believe this to have been the last cold night, only the last severely cold night.  The difference might seem insignificant, but from an effort standpoint, it is stark.

I am frequently asked, “What does it cost to move all of this inside?”  I have never calculated, but I do know the cost if we fail to do it.  The cost of labor is significantly less than the cost of severely damaged/dead plants, not to mention professional reputation.  We don’t have to like doing it.  But ‘do’ we must.  All of this is to say, if things are not exactly as you usually find them when you come out this weekend, we are working on it and getting close to having things restored to a more normal state. The primary goal has been achieved; once uncovered and exposed, it is apparent that everything came through in great shape; we hope you had equal success in your landscape!

If nothing else, the cold weather makes this coming Monday’s official arrival of spring even more anticipated.  The longer days have us all motivated.  We know you don’t want to miss an opportunity; starting this Sunday, we will be OPEN from Noon until 4pm.  The timing couldn’t be better.  This weekend’s forecast looks wonderful, and we have what you are looking for!  Take a few pictures of your landscape area in question and bring along.

David Bates


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Awards & Recognition

2014 Retailer of the Year - Tennessee Nursery & Landscape Association
13-Time Winner "Best of Nashville" Local Nursery & Garden Center, by readers of the Nashville Scene
(including last 8 consecutive years!)
2013 Top 10 Nashville Business Twitter Site - Nashville Business Journal
2006 Air Award; Best Locally Produced Specialty Radio Program;
The At Home Show with Josh Cary & David Bates

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