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What's on Sale?


20% off Selected Shrubs

Includes: Abelia, Akebia quinata, American Cranberry, Chokeberry, Azalea, Barberry, Butterfly Bushes, Boxwood, Beautyberry, Cephalotaxus, Chamaecyparis, Summersweet, Cryptomeria, Sweet Autumn Clematis, Red & Yellow Twig Dogwood, Smokebush, Cotoneaster, Diervilla, Deutzia, Enkianthus, Euonymus, Fothergilla, Hibiscus, Hydrangea, Ilex crenata, Ilex x meserveae, Winterberry, Itea, Juniper, Crepe Myrtle, Leucothoe, Mahonia, Osmanthus, Ninebark, Alberta Spruce, Andromeda, Potentilla, Cherry Laurel, Rhododendron, Roses, Dappled Willow, Elderberry, Spirea, Coralberry, Lilac, Viburnum, Vitex, Weigela
Sale runs from Friday, Oct. 15th through Sunday, Oct. 24th.
20% off Hardy Grasses
Sale runs from Friday Oct. 15th. through Sunday, Oct. 24th.

Nursery Hours

Monday - Saturday, 8:30a.m.-5:00p.m.

Sunday 9:00a.m-3:00p.m.


Container Planting, On-Site Soil & Mulch Loading, Soil & Mulch Deliveries, Plant Deliveries, Gardening Tips, Garden Talks & Tours, Workshops.

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Fall and Early Winter Newsletter


Leaving your garden neat and tidy will pay huge dividends in the spring and give you a jump start on the next season.  Read the newsletter to find out garden tips on fall clean up, fall planting, bulbs, houseplants, and upcoming events! 

 Bulbs are Here!

Now is the time to plan for those first splashes of color which will be so welcomed after whatever winter throws at us this year! Bulbs are now available at Acer Gardens.

Welcome to Acer Gardens

We are a family owned and operated retail nursery on 18 acres in Deep River, CT. Acer grows over 1,800 varieties of perennials and annuals, as well as numerous varieties of shrubs and trees. We are known for our extensive selection of Japanese Maples, hence the Latin name Acer.


Soil/Compost Blend & Mulch Delivery

Acer Gardens is offering online ordering for bulk delivery of our topsoil/compost blend and our bark mulch! Simply place your order through the website.  There is a 4 yard minimum order for delivery of materials.  Credit card payment will be taken when you place your order. Click Order Now to check availability. 

Gift Cards

Need a gift for a friend or family member who loves plants and the outdoors?  We offer gift cards, with no expiration date, that can be used on anything for sale at the Nursery.

Call our office to mail a physical gift card out or order an eGift Card online.