Starting May 15th our hours will be as follows:

Wednesday - 9am to 3pm

Friday - 9am to 4pm

Saturday - 9am to 4pm

Sunday - 9am to 3pm

Closed: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

 We want to assure you that we continue to take all precautions that are recommended by the CDC as well as our local officials.  The safety of our customers and employees at this time is of the utmost importance to us.  We are asking all of our customers to continue to wear masks and gloves as well as maintaining social distancing while shopping. 

We are still offering curbside pick-up as well as free local delivery.  Just give our store a call during store hours and we will take your order and information over the phone.  

We look forward to seeing all of you!



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377 Bloomfield Avenue

Verona, NJ. 07044


fax: 973.239.2227

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More than a Garden Center...

Landscape Design
We can create a custom landscape design for you property. Whether it's shrubs, trees or flower beds we can create a custom design for your specific needs.
Describe your image.
Seasonal Perennials and Annuals
Herbs and Vegatable Plants
Fresh Local Produce
Floral Arrangements and Design
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About Us

Established in 1945, Hillcrest Farms is a third generation family operated business, managed by Patrick Filoso Sr., Barbara Filoso, and Patrick Filoso Jr.

Our garden center is located in Essex County, and we proudly provide our area with locally grown products.  The retail store includes a floral shop and greenhouses with seasonal plants, trees and shrubs. We are fully licensed in irrigation, pesticide and landscape design. 

    We are proud members of the following associations: NJIA, NJ Public Works, Irrigation Contractor, Unique University Landscape Lighting.




Landscape Design and Construction



Floral Design

Quality Service Pledge:

We personally work with our customers to create unique designs and provide professional service completed in a timeframe suitable for the customer, with high quality results.

Call us for an estimate

Our Retail Store

​Visit our garden center and retail store in Verona located on Bloomfield Avenue to find seasonal specialties and products.​


Spring and Summer

Easter Flowers

Palm Crosses

Annuals and Perennials

Hanging Pots 

Vegetable Plants

Seeds and Fertilizer

Mulch and Potting Soil (Bags Only)

Fresh Produce! (July - September)





Pumpkins and Gourds (all sizes and varieties)

Hay bales, corn stalks, Indian corn

Farm animals for the month of October! 

It changes from year to year but we typically have pigs, chickens,  goats and cows.

Christmas Time

Home Decorating Services*

Wreaths (plain and decorated)

Fresh cut trees (delivery available)

Variety of garland

Mixed greens


Handmade and decorated grave blankets

Specialty boxwood trees

Custom orders available!  


*So that we can best serve you, please call us or stop in our store to discuss your outside holiday decorating needs.

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