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ABOUT US

Thoreau’s Garden Is A Social Enterprise Of Thoreau College, With Three Main Purposes:

  • To provide high quality houseplants, flower, herb and vegetable starts, hardy perennials, winter greens and other beautiful and delicious growing things for the local community using conventional, organic, and biodynamic techniques;
  • To provide an educational environment where Thoreau College students can learn about ecology, sustainability, botany, organic and biodynamic agriculture, hard work and entrepreneurialism including marketing and business management;
  • To generate revenues that can support the Scholarship Fund of Thoreau College.
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Seasonal Specials

September 2022

Sign up here for our October microgreen share! https://forms.gle/G91eN9Kobf6bcgcJ6

Fall bulbs are in the shop! Grow your own Saffron with fall blooming saffron crocus!

Mums and Asters are in the garden center !

Check out our ornamental peppers and cabbage for fall planters.

All perennials are 50% off

Perennial grasses are 75% off

Pumpkins and gourds coming soon!