What We Do

We offer a wide variety of unusual perennials and temperennials, along with a very diverse group of unusual and hard-to-find trees, shrubs, and conifers, unique to this area of the Midwest.  Our diverse assortment of plants will enliven the gardens of the collector to the backyard enthusiast to the town home or condominium owner.


Whether you have a small space or endless spaces, new or old, we will help you achieve the garden of your dreams.  We let your garden come to life by going beyond the obvious and listening to the cures from nature and your surroundings, as well as how you intend to use the garden and outdoor rooms.  Between our creativity and your vision, anything is possible.

  • Unusual Trees & Shrubs
  • Dwarf and Unusual Conifers
  • Unique Perennials
  • Unique Garden Art
  • Pondless Water Features
  • Custom Designs and Landscaping




We offer a complete package to make your landscape in to the retreat you want to come home to and entertain in.  Whether if is a container, tree, shrub, or an entire outdoor living space or garden we can help.  From inception to completion Quilted Gardens will walk you through the process and keep you informed so it truly is the retreat you are looking for.  What ever the extent of the makeover, we can help!


Educational Programs:


Quilted Gardens is able to provide educational and fun programs for groups, seminars, and garden clubs.  Several topics are available, but we can custom design a program for your group if you need.  Contact us for details and speaking rates.


We would love the opportunity to bring Quilted Gardens and Nursery home to you; going beyond the obvious, uniquely linking home to garden!


Not just the Usual, but the Unusual too!

1895 East Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50320-1817

Phone: (515) 288-6768
Email: info@quiltedgardens.com