Business Idea Center
Gardner - Professions

Artificial Plants

Not everyone has a green thumb. Thankfully, artificial plants are pretty hard to kill.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Cactus Arrangements

A beautiful cactus arrangement won't leave recipients feeling prickly.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Dried Flowers

Dried flowers' longevity makes them an attractive alternative to the real thing.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Farmers' Market

Feed into the organic trend by organizing a farmers' market in your community.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Flower Arranging Classes

When guests walk into your house, do they comment on your flowers? If yes, you may have a skill you didn't know could be a business.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Garden Arbors

Garden arbors offer the perfect match for the gardener who seeks a little whimsy.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Gardening Classes

Share your greenthumb with others. It will add green to your pocket.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Greenhouses

If love plants and flowers but lack the green thumb, greenhouses may be for you.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Gutter Cleaning

Everyone hates cleaning the gutters--so help them out.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Hand-Painted Pots

Give plants a pretty home and watch profits bloom.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Herb Farm

Feed the popular organic market with fresh herbs.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? Yes

Herb Gardening

With today's focus on health and gourmet food, there's no better time to start growing herbs.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Interior Landscaping Service

Use your green thumb to bring the outside in with an interior landscaping service.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Juice Bar

Turn your love for health, wellness and good old fruits and veggies into a juice bar business.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Landscaping and Urban Gardening

Take your passion for plants to green spaces near you.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No