Established in 1907, Zenith Holland Nursery is the oldest continually operating business in Des Moines, and also the place for the freshest, most beautiful and distinctive trees to adorn your home and hearth! Located just south of downtown Des Moines at 23260 Marine View Drive South, the Nursery sits on just over an acre of land with eleven greenhouses and includes an abundant gift shop and retail area. Zenith Holland is the place where holiday memories are made, from a delightfully decorated photo spot where you can capture the moment in images for free, to fun and educational seminars & make ’n take classes. You can savor the holidays with paperwhites, amaryllis and poinsettias to brighten your holiday home…not to mention a host of amazing tools, garden art and plants to thrill the gardener or amateur greenthumb on your gift list. Read on for a easy-to scan round-up of what’s on the docket for Zenith Holland Nursery during the next few weeks:

  • Ongoing: Photo spot during open hours through Christmas! Bring your camera and wear your favorite look to capture a card worthy shot of you and yours( don’t forget your pets!) Our smartly decorated winter scene will back drop your creation! Free
  • Nov. 22: Closed for Thanksgiving
  • Nov. 23: Open at 10 a.m. for all things Christmas! Beautiful fresh cut locally grown evergreen trees. Florist quality poinsettias, wreaths, garland and more.
  • Nov. 24, 1 p.m.: Make and take Evergreen Wreath class with Francine pre register and prepay 49.95. Adorn a 24”native evergreen wreath with magical embellishments for your outside entry to last the season long
  • Dec. 1, 1 p.m.: Make and take Poinsettia planter class with Francine pre register and prepay 49.95; winter spirit indoor garden includes container, poinsettia with accent plants for home. Discussion on how to keep your poinsettias and house plants looking beautiful all season long.
Christmas hours:
  • Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Don’t miss out – classes fill quickly, so register by calling 206-878-7002 to save your space! For more information on these and other classes, visit
Zenith Holland Gardens 23260 Marine View Drive South Des Moines, WA  98198 Phone 206-878-7002 Website: Facebook: