Escapes Landscape & Design, owned and operated by La Porte City native Nick Reiter, is opening a nursery and greenhouse operation at 3104 East Eagle Road in rural La Porte City. Choose from a variety of shade trees, evergreens, ornamental trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, fruits, vegetables, hanging baskets, and combination planters available for any sized yard. The business also offers a full line of other landscape products for sale, including mulch, potting soil, compost, boulders, and hardscape materials, which can be delivered to the home for an additional cost. Escapes will also be carrying a wide selection of unique pottery.
The Grand Opening will be Friday, April 29th – Sunday, May 1st with a ribbon cutting ceremony on the 29th at 2 PM.
A Ladies’ Night Sneak Peek event is slated for Thursday, April 21st, 6:30-8:30 PM which will include appetizers, wine, raffle prizes, a landscape lighting demonstration, and nursery tours.
Nursery hours will be Monday through Thursday by appointment; Friday and Saturday 8 AM-8 PM, and Sunday 10 AM-6 PM.
A price list and more information can be found at Be sure to like Escapes Landscape & Design Facebook page where upcoming sales and nursery happenings will be released. The business phone number is 319-269-4784.