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A Li 'l About Us




The Shop


Mom & Pop

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The Li ‘l Plant Shop offers tropical plants with expert advice.

We feature a variety of containers and plants for planting on your own, at our rustic potting bench.


Classes are offered on plant care with “Jeff the plant guy” a therapeutic horticulturist with over 43 years of experience. He’s funny, historic, sometimes dramatic and otherwise quite entertaining. You might learn a thing or two on how to keep your plants thriving. Join us for some fun!


Group themed “Planting” events with wine pairing and or dinner, explore your options.


 Come in and experience 100s of plants to fall love with! We specialize in low light, easy to care for plants.


Please register for a program by calling 860-839-1110 or

email with your name, phone number or @lilplantshop17


 Groups Welcome - Kids Birthday Party Programs (OK if you must adults too)

Themed Programs, Corporate Events


No Need for a florist: weddings – corsage and boutonnières. After the event you keep the plants


Don’t forget to pick up a copy of Jeff’s book “How To Kill A House Plant”, A great Gift!!


The LPS offers over 50 different plant programs to choose from, such as:

Orchids, Bonsai, Kokedoma, Lucky Bamboo, Plants that clean the air, Terrariums, Succulents


Delivery to the area, including area hospitals, funeral homes and businesses


A clock that runs on plant electricity!!  Come in and see how!!


8 East Main Street Plainville, CT 06062 - 860-839-1110 - Parking in the rear of the building

Planted next to El-Paso restaurant and Flipping and Stones  /  /  @thelilplantshop17

The Plant Momma
The Stem,
Jeff’s wife and business partner.
Pat has learned an expansive knowledge of plants through her previous work as a florist, and 36 years of marriage planting along side her horticulture hubby Jeff.
Between the two of them there isn't a plant question that can go unanswered.
Pat is our expert in botanical design with her background in floral arranging, she is the senior designer of all of our formal event pieces.
Pat is also the host of many of our DIY/Craft Workshops and is our Party and Event Coordinator!
She brings knowledge and flair in interior plant-scaping and floral/botanical design.
Pat and her daughter Carli with their stunning and unique
Botanical Wedding designs were featured in
the January 2018 issue of
The Hartford Magazine.
Read the article here.