Owl Barn Market

Our Owl Barn Market is NOW OPEN for the season with fresh produce including Norton’s own Seiberling sweet corn!

Igloo Mums are Back!

Learn more about these ultra hardy garden mums for NE Ohio!

Looking for that PERFECT Plant?

Our interactive module categorizes plant, bug and weed information into an easy to find fashion.  Try it for yourself!


Now is the time to SAVE on spring & summer bloomers!

Ornamental Grasses are Back!

Ornamental grasses are not only a great plant for spring and summer, but in late summer and fall they really put on their show! And they are back in stock!



 Dayton Nursery is a complete nursery & garden center located in Norton, Ohio.  Seasonally our sales yard is stocked with our famous home-grown evergreen Azaleas plus hardy trees, shrubs, roses, grasses and 800+ varieties of perennials.  Fertilizers, mulches, garden decor and more are also available to accomodate all your landscape needs.

Let’s get growing!

At Dayton’s we grow in the greenest way possible using recycled water, solar energy and biocontrols to elimiate or reduce chemical use.  These methods help to produce some of the best quality plants we can offer to you.  For those plants not grown on property, we source the entire country for the best of the best. Mission Statement

Weekly Video Update...

August 3, 2019
*no new videos until August 16*

Looking for plant pictures, availability and pricing?  Look no further than our 2019 Plant Catalog…

Click image below to see full version

Plant Finder

Use our interactive module to find your perfect plant! Bug & Weed Finder also available.

Sales & Specials

Looking for a special price? Look no further than our sales page with up to date.


Tune into our weekly radio show Saturdays from 8-10 am on WAKR 1590 AM.

Online Pricing & Stock

We’re the ONLY garden center in the area that offers live online availability and pricing.

Knowledge Base

Easy to follow tips on a variety of gardening subjects based on 40+ years of experience.

August To-Do List

Check out the timely garden chore list written by the experts at Daytons!

Seminars & Events

Check out the timely garden chore list written by the experts at Daytons!

Weekly Blog

Stay connected to the nursery, our employees and day-to-day operations of the busines with our weekly blogs written by the owner, Tom Dayton.
Check back weekly for new updates.

More Potting & Removal of Phragmites

The clematis that we had potted 2 weeks ago are starting to take off and grow and soon may be a...

So Much Potting!

The Blueberry Fest went well except for the high temperatures coupled with high humidity. The...

Blueberry Festival Time!

Tomorrow is the 9th annual Blueberry Festival with hayrides, food, music, children’s activities...

Garden Club & Rewards Program

Join NOW to start earning!

The Dayton Nursery Garden Club & Rewards Program is a FREE club where you will receive special sales and discounts plus these additional member benefits:

  • Seasonal Mailed Newsletters
  • Weekly E-mail Newsletter
  • Dayton Dollar Rewards
  • Tracked Purchase History
  • Special Free Offers Throughout the Year

Sign Up Today!

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Store Hours

Through Aug 25th…

Monday-Friday: 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday:  8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Owl Barn:
Monday-Friday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sat & Sun:  10:00 am – 5:00 pm