We have an unparalleled range of product for all four seasons.
Spring: cool hardy annuals like ranunculus and stock, forced bulbs, and fresh branches.
Summer: high impact annuals ranging from 4.5” to 10” pots, tropicals, foliage, and unique signature items.
Fall: pansies, mums, ornamental cabbage and kale, peppers, decorative branches and accents.
Winter: a one-stop-shop of everything from greens, berries, wreaths and garlands to decorative accents and poinsettias.
“Clesen Wholesale has a better selection of annuals than my other vendors for one stop shopping.” Paul Dobrowolski, Hinsdale Nurseries, Hinsdale IL
We offer delivery service to all of the Chicagoland area and parts of Northern Illinois and Southeastern Wisconsin as well as nationwide shipping for our Fall Accents and Winter Decorations lines.
Customers are welcome to pick up orders at our Northbrook location from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday March through December. During the months of April, May, June, November and December we are also open on Saturday pick-ups from 7:00am to 11:00am .
“Clesen’s drivers are excellent.” Kathy Simpson, KMS Gardens and Design, Chicago IL
Place orders online quickly with our easy-to-use system, which allows you to see up-to-the-minute availability of our products. You can make substitutions easily if something is not available, as well as view and print out the details of all past and current orders. Our real-time availability is easily accessible 24-hours a day for your convenience.
“The online ordering system is amazingly simple, reliable and convenient.” – Sean Mallory, Moore Landscapes, Chicago
While our primary customers are professional landscapers and independent garden centers, we also cater to the wholesale needs of a variety of different entities, including municipalities, grocery stores, golf courses and neighborhood hardware stores.
Our customers love the incredible variety of top quality, retail-ready seasonal annuals and wide array of Winter Decorations for outdoor pots and beds.
As a customer you can take advantage of the wide range of accessible services we offer. You can always pre-book orders well before the start of the season and schedule delivery in advance. You will appreciate our real-time product availability and online pricing information, which enables you to order with ease and gives you the comfort of receiving exactly what you need.
The sales team at Clesen provides all our customers with exceptional product knowledge, advice on products and current trends. We get to know your business and your seasonal needs to provide the very best service.
“ My Account Manager is very helpful, knowledgeable and responsive. He works through seasonal orders with me, and helps me determine what to use in our planters.” Sarah Hanlon, Sunset Foods, Highland Park IL
“It’s nice to have a rapport with your account manager, and mine has been great to deal with. He is always thinking about my needs, calling me and suggesting things: “I saw this item come in and thought of you.” Relationship is key.
When I need product at the last minute my account manager always makes it happen. Clesen has good reaction time.
Selection is excellent; winter, spring, fall and summer you cover all the bases. I am pleased with the quality and selection. Clesen has good quality control.”
“My account manager has an interest in me and my business being as successful as possible. He is more of a partner than a vendor … he takes good care of me.
Once my account manager even drove out himself, in a van, and personally delivered the material I needed. He went above and beyond expectations.
My account manager always lets me know the status of my products, sends photos and keeps me abreast on how the product looks.”
"My Account Manager is in constant communication with me and is always figuring out how to get me my product when I need it most. I have a great relationship with her, and that allows me to succeed at my job. Something that Clesen has that most other vendors do not have is great record-keeping. You keep track of what I order from year-to-year and provide me with a report of last year's order to help me place this year's order."
"Our customers have high expectations of us, so we have high expectations of our vendors, and Clesen always meets and exceeds those expectations and makes my job easy."