Kennedy’s Country Gardens is a full service garden center serving the South Shore and beyond since 1960. Kennedy’s is conveniently located halfway between Boston and Cape Cod in the coastal town of Scituate, Massachusetts. We are comprised of seven departments including our Garden Center, Nursery, Greenhouses and Aquatic Center, The Gift Shop, The Flower Shop at Kennedy’s, and our Landscape Design Center, all situated on 5 beautiful acres overlooking the North River.
Kennedy’s Awards and Highlights
We have been voted best/favorite “Garden Store” 11 years running in the Community Newspapers Reader’s Choice Awards
We have been named “Best Garden Shop” for many years running in Best of The South Shore issue of South Shore Living Magazine.
The Flower Shop at Kennedy’s was voted “Favorite Florist” Honorable Mention by Community Newspapers
Kennedy’s Country Gardens was a featured destination for The Garden Centers of America Holiday Tour in November 2007.
Kennedy’s Country Gardens celebrated 50 years in business in 2010.
We are Family Owned and Operated
Chris Kennedy, 3rd generation nurseryman, currently oversees the day to day operations at Kennedy’s Country Gardens.
Chris is a Massachusetts Certified Horticulturist (MCH), one of several certified horticulturists on staff at Kennedy’s,
he is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University.
Other positions and accomplishments for Chris:
member of the prestigious Horticultural Club of Boston.
received the Young Nursery Professional of the Year Award in 2006 from the
New England Nursery Association.
national nominee for the 2006 Young Nursery Retailer of the Year by
Green Profit Magazine.
received the President’s Volunteer Award for his service to the
Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association (MNLA).
President of the Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association in 2011.
Memberships & Affiliations:
Massachusetts Nursery & Landscape Association (MNLA)
Perennial Plant Association (PPA)
Garden Writers Association of America (GWA)
Scituate Chamber of Commerce