By Michael Armijo
For those of you who know Eastvale’s history, you’re pretty
knowledgeable about how abundant the ground grows green grass and fresh
vegetables. Our history tells us how. Our land is very fertile.
Sunshine Growers, which currently has locations in Ontario
and Corona, will soon be opening in the City of Eastvale. So now is a good time
to grow your goods in a fertile environment, ridding yourself of the pesticides
and the high cost of organic greens. But Sunshine Growers doesn’t stop there.
They offer a variety of plants and outdoor supplies to spruce up your backyards
The City of Eastvale is also on board as the Eastvale
Planning Commission approved the development of a new 20,000-square-foot
greenhouse and retail store for a new plant nursery at Sunshine Grower’s new
location on Riverside Drive, east of Hamner Avenue in Eastvale.
“We are thrilled that Sunshine Growers has chosen to expand
their business in our young and growing community,” said Mayor Clint Lorimore.
“I am certain that our community will benefit from the variety of plant options
that Sunshine Growers will provide, and I look forward to seeing how Eastvale
homeowners will beautify their landscaping following the opening of this new
This locally-based, family-owned business will be moving
from Ontario, bringing jobs and approximately $4-million in taxable retail
sales to Eastvale. Sunshine Growers is a family of wholesale and retail
nurseries that sell quality plant material to the community and to landscape
contractors. When they open, Sunshine Growers will be the only full-service
plant nursery in Eastvale, providing a great local option for the community to
continue to enhance landscaping around their homes.
“We grow a variety of Plants, Groundcover, and color so we
can have a big advantage over the retail nurseries and chain stores,” said
Russell Lepper, Spokesperson for the chain.
To find out more please sign onto www.sunshinegrowersnursery.com
or visit them on Riverside Drive east of Hamner Avenue. Or you can call their
Corona store at 951.736.6000, Ontario store at 909.923.7277, or their Yucaipa
store at 909.797.9270.