Howell's Greenhouse & Container Gardening

Let our staff help you select your annuals, perennials, succulants and vegetable plants at Howell's Dried Florals and Greenhouse in Cumming, Iowa, just south of Des Moines.Here at Howell's Greenhouse, we pride ourselves in growing quality healthy annuals, perennials, succulents and vegetables in a variety of species and colors, grown and nurtured from bareroot, plugs and cuttings.

Not sure what to do with your empty pots and containers? Our talented staff specialize in planting combination hanging baskets and patio containers. Drop off your empty pots and containers - we will do the rest!

More of a DIY?

Let Howell's Greenhouse staff help you select the needed plants to create eye catching containers that are sure to make your neighbors ask "where did you get that"?!

  • Add some whimsy to your fairy garden with our Itty Bitties and air plants
  • Add some whimsy to your fairy garden with our Itty Bitties and air plants
  • Add some whimsy to your fairy garden with our Itty Bitties and air plants
  • Add some whimsy to your fairy garden with our Itty Bitties and air plants
Fairy Gardens

If fairy gardens are your thing, Howell's Greenhouse has everything you need to create the perfect tiny oasis for your fairy. Choose from our vast array of succulents, Itty Bitties and air plants. We also have a large selection of accessories to complete you tiny masterpiece.

Like fairy gardens but not sure how to make one, we have a collection of already made fairy gardens for you to choose from or we can design one specially for you.

Howell's Gift Shop

  • Add floral beauty to your patio or porch with our succulents, container gardners, and custom hanging baskets!
  • Our hanging baskets are custom designed with beautiful annuals.
  • Add some elegance to your space with our custom designed container gardens!
Inside the Howell's gift shop is the perfect place to shop for garden accent pieces like Kinetic spinning stakes, colorful pottery and containers as well as garden accessories and tools. Inside our eclectic gift shop you will also find unique home décor, gift ideas, and dried floral arrangements and wreaths. As the seasons change, so does our gift shop. the shop is open all year round 10am to 5pm daily.

Howell's Greenhouse is just a short drive from Des Moines, West Des Moines, Norwalk, and Winterset. Bring the kids along, and together you will have a great time exploring the farm and visiting our friendly goats.

Thank you for your friendship and support of Howell's Greenhouse. Your continued willingness to come out to our hidden treasure in the Northern Madison County countryside means the world to us.