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                  Bonsai                                                                Kokedoma

                           Lucky Bamboo                                        Fairy / Terrarium / Dish Garden

           Plants that clean the air                                           Succulents / Cactus  

             Air Plants                                                                 Orchids

                Living Plant Jewelry                                          Medicinal Plants / Herbs

               The Go 2 Garden                                               Tropical House Plants

       Terrarium Vessels                                                      Funeral Work

                  Gift Selection                                                 Weddings and Events

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 thelilplantshop@gmail.com 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 PLS 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  /  www.thelilplantshop.com  /  @thelilplantshop17

Pat
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!
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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.
 
Jeff
The Plant Guy
&
The Roots,
of our lil' company.
Jeff is a horticulture therapist currently working with over 70 communities and garden clubs across the tri-state area. 
A graduate of The Suffield Vocational Agriculture high school, Jeff has continued passionately in his career of horticulture. He brings a vast knowledge of plants and interior plant design & pairing.
A true plant person with a lifetime of plant knowledge to guide you on your plant journey; the size of his personal plant collection exceeds accurate count.
A practitioner of
the ancient art of bonsai for over 40 years with a collection of over 100  personally cultivated bonsai arrangements.
Jeff is a perfect teacher for those who wish to learn this long loved meditative art.
He is the Host of our Bonsai Workshops and many of our Educational Plant Worskshops. 
 
Jeff is a recently published author;
with his first book.
How to Kill A Houseplant
Now available for purchase in our shop!