​Mon - Sat: 8 am - 7 pm

Sun: 11 am - 5 pm

Annual plants grow for one growing season. Annuals are desirable because they bloom for the entire season. 

Fresh and healthy plants are of the utmost importance to University Ace Hardware. We take pride in painstakingly hand-choosing the highest quality plants and products. We are constantly getting new plants in stock and our Horticulturalists are always available to assist you in choosing the right plants for your project. Our plants typically fall into three categories:


At University Ace Hardware, we understand that customer service is the number one priority. To get the best customer service, University Ace boasts a member of the Alabama Nursery and Landscape Association, two Horticulturalists and experts, a wide variety of top quality and plants, and experienced and friendly associates. We are committed to offering expert advice and top quality plants and products to everyone from novice plant lovers to master gardeners. Whether you're starting a backyard garden, landscaping your home, or looking for plants for a commercial job, University Ace is here to help you select the right plants, as well as offer any planting tips and tricks you may need to complete your project with excellence. 

University Ace is a one-stop shop for everything you will need to make your yard or garden the best it can be. 

All of our trees, shrubs, and vines are top quality from growers. They are hand-selected to ensure that we pass top quality along to you. 

Looking for a specific item? Give us a call at 334.329.7100, send us an email, or stop by our store and we’ll do our best to help you find what you’re looking for. 

About Garden Center

Trees, Vines, and Shrubs.

2101 E. University Drive

Auburn, AL 36830

(334) 329-7100


Perennial plants are planted once and will return each year bigger and prettier. Perennials typically require less care, and some even thrive on neglect. The blooming time is generally a few weeks so gardens should be full of perennials that bloom at different times during the seasons. 

Plant Selection

University Ace carries everything you need to maintain a healthy garden or landscape. Check out our Lawn & Garden department page to learn more. 

Looking to add some feathered friends to your backyard? Head over to our Backyard Bird Place department page to start planning your personal bird sanctuary.