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Lambs & Thyme Herb
Farm ... Judith M. Graves, 240 Bullock Road, Richmond, NH 03470; 603-239-8621 ...
& Thyme…Herbal Products Company offering over 200
herbal products. Color catalogue.
Natural and domestic herbs used in OUR OWN
recipes for culinary, dips, teas, popcorn items, pet
Gourmet Quality…Down Home Taste.
Visit our website.
Well-Sweep Herb Farm ... 205 Mount
Bethel Road; Port Murray, NJ 07865; 908-852-5390 ... home of one of the largest
collections of herbs in the country ... formal Elizabethan herb garden ... medicinal
garden ... herb plants ...dried flowers ... gift shop ... open Tue-Sat, 9:30a-5:00p; Mon,
1:00p-5:00p ... call for special events and schedule of classes ... catalog: $2.00
Acres ... Reenie Sandsted, 1104 Auburn Rd., Groton, NY 13073;
607-533-4653; FAX: 607-533-8653; On Rt 34 in N. Lansing. Being trained as an educator, our business
feels that educating our customer is very important. We strive to grow
the healthiest and largest selection of herbs, perennials and
everlastings in our area. Our acres of gardens are gorgeous and a must
to visit. WHOLESALE/retail: plants. Retail: bulk herbs; teas; herb
blends; mustards; edible flowers; fragrance products; books;
wreaths/baskets. Classes/workshops; display garden; newsletter
Brooklyn Botanic Garden ... 1000
Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225-1099; 718-622-4433; FAX: 718-857-2430
The Cloisters ... Susan Moore, Fort
Tryon Park, New York, NY 10040; 212-923-3700; FAX: 212-795-3640 ... public display gardens
and medicinal herb garden ... holiday decorations December ... garden tours May-Jun &
Herb Farm ... Jane Kuitems, 1042 State Rd, Webster, NY 14580;
I am a small (??) grower/retailer. I produce about 20,000 herb &
perennial plants for sale each year. I have over 1000 varieties in my
display and trial gardens. Offer classes & tours to educate. My
hope is everyone will be a successful "herb gardener" and
reap the rewards of digging in the earth. Regular business hours
during May and June, Saturdays July-Christmas. Appointments or chance
the remainder of the year. Send your name & address on a postcard
if you wish to be added to the mailing list.
Nature's Garden ... Wise Woman Center, PO Box 64,
Woodstock, NY 12498 Email:
... Apprentice with Herbalist Susun Weed to learn how to
garden in a totally unconventional way! Forget
about fertilizers, pesticides, and seed packets - you
will never want to "weed" your garden again.
While living on a small goat farm on fifty acres of
forestland, you will learn how to identify, harvest, and
prepare edible and medicinal wild plants - commonly
known as "weeds". Apprenticeship
includes attendance to weekend workshops, intensives,
and private training. Write a letter of intention
to address above and visit the website to learn
... formally beginning in 1977, the arboretum is used by Cornell Cooperative Extension for
many outdoor functions and is open year round free of charge to the public ... the
Arboretum contains over 260 species of trees, a Japanese garden, the Lowe Herb Garden and
the Chapman nature sanctuary
The New York Botanical Garden
Queens Botanical Garden
... beginning with a five-acre
exhibit, Gardens on Parade, in the 1939 New York World's Fair, the Queens Botanical Garden
Society was incorporated in 1946 ... today it fulfills its goals of providing beautiful
public gardens to the people of Queens and offering horticultural information and
education to amateur gardeners
Daniel Stowe Botanical
Jeanine M., Ph.D. ... North Carolina
State University, Dept. of Horticultural Science, Mountain Horticultural
Crops Research and Extension Center, 2016 Fanning Bridge Rd., Fletcher,
NC 28732-9216; 828-684-3562; FAX: 828-684-8715; email:
Jeanine_Davis@ncsu.edu Researcher and extension specialist working with herbs and
botanicals. Speaker and consultant on cultivation and marketing. Writes
& distributes information for the commercial grower. Serves as
contact person & advisor for the NC Herb Association. Conducts
workshops, classes. Display gardens.
Gardens ... Rick &
Suzanne Strickland, 13501 Old Statesville Rd., Huntersville, NC 28078;
704-875-8234; FAX: 704-875-8694; email:
. Retail: plants; everlastings; fresh cut herbs; perennials; topiary.
Display garden. Mail order available. WHOLESALE perennials
Magic ... Karen Kaleta, 460 Garden Lane, Franklin, NC 28734;
828-369-5663; FAX: 828-369-0743; email:
Retail & WHOLESALE organic plants and hand made herbal
products. Display gardens. Workshops and classes year round. Small scale
herb farm nestled in a quiet secluded cove in the mountains of western
The Elizabethan Gardens ... history, mystery and fantasy are combined in
these special gardens which are a memorial to the English colonists who came to America in
1584-1587 and 'walked away through the dark forest into history' ...
features a Shakespearean Herb Garden ... plants for sale
on site ... located on
Roanoke Island ... open all year from 9:00 am to dusk ... small admission is charged
Niche Gardens ... Kim Hawks, 1111
Dawson Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27516; 919-967-0078
North Carolina Botanical Garden ...
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, CB #3375, Totten Center, Chapel Hill, NC
27599-3375 ... a regional center for research, conservation, and interpretation of plants,
particularly those native to the southeastern US, but also those horticultural plants with
traditional uses or special interest
Shelton Herb Farm ... Margaret G.
Shelton, 340 Goodman Rd., Leland, NC 28451; 910-253-5964 ...
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden ... Opened in 1875 and now
exhibits over 750 different animal species and over 3000 types of plants ... over one
million people visit the Zoo's 67 acres each year ... general information can be obtained
by calling 513-281-4700
Companion Plants ... Peter Borchard,
7247 North Coolville Ridge Road, Athens, OH 45701; 614-592-4643 ... common and exotic herb
seeds and plants (over 600 varieties) ... certified organic in 1993
Fellows Riverside Gardens ... Mill
Creek Metropolitan Park District, PO Box 596, Canfield, OH 44406-0596; 330-740-7116 ...
location: 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road ... tours are available by reservation ... ten
acre display garden featuring seasonal displays, perennials, herbs and extensive woody
Lewis Mountain Herbs & Everlastings
... Judy Lewis, 2345 S.R. 247, Manchester, OH 45144; 513-549-2484; FAX:
513-549-2886; 800-71-HERBS ... tours/weddings
Creek Herb Farm ...
Earthway Herb Farm
... Kathryn Moore, Rt 3 Box 248-K, Duncan, OK 73533; 405-252-4372 ... display garden
Yesterday ... Kay Whitlock, 324 S. 14th St., Ponca City,
OK 74602; 580-762-2124; email:
... Combinations of herbal products with antiques, herbal teas and
natural flavored teas in a renovated cottage. Tea room overlooks
display garden of herbs. Tea samples complimentary. Organic, natural
Owl Nursery ... Retail: plants; teas; fresh cut
lavender; herbal gifts.
Hours: April-July, Oct-Nov Sat only except for
Herb Festival in May, Lavender Festival in June;
Holiday Open House
House of Whispering Firs
... Kathleen Thompson, 20080 SW Jaquith Road, Newberg, OR 97132; 503-628-3695; FAX:
503-628-3553 ... display gardens ... take I-5 to Tigard; follow Highway 99W through Tigard
and Sherwood to Newberg; north on Highway 219 (College Street) about 8 miles toward
Scholls and Hillsboro; on top of Chehalem ridge, go west on Mountain Top Road and follow
signs 13 miles ... open daily, 9:00a to dark; closed major holidays
Creek Gardens and Herb Farm ... Littlestown ... Alloway Creek Gardens and Herb Farm is located on a pre-Civil War
homestead just southeast of Gettysburg, PA. The Farm features a large
selection of herbs, perennials, and native plants, plus display
gardens, an authentic log-house gift shop and a variety of special
lectures, activities and workshops. Open April thru September, please
call for special fall and Christmas hours
Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve
... Bill Lamack, Washington Crossing Historic Park, PO Box 103, Washington Crossing, PA
18977; 215-862-2924; FAX: 215-862-1846 ... location: River Road (Route 32), New Hope ...
Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve was established in 1934 to preserve Pennylvania's native
wildflowers, shrubs, and trees ... 26 trails now lead the visitor through this living
museum ... maps are available in the shop for those who plan a self-guided tour ... daily
at 2:00p a staff member or volunteer guides a walk through the trails ... cost is $2.50
per adult or $5.00 per family ... educational programs on knowing or growing native plants
are given periodically
Landis Valley Museum -- Heirloom Seed
Project ... Steve Miller, 2451 Kissel Hill Road, Lancaster, PA 17601; 717-569-0401 ...
Longwood Gardens ... PO Box 501,
Kennett Square, PA 19348-0501; 215-388-6741 ... located on Route 1 three miles northeast
of Kennett Square ... outdoor gardens and conservatory ... admission
Rosemary House Inc.,
The ... Susanna Reppert (daughter of Bertha Reppert), 120 South Market Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055; 717-697-5111
FAX: 717-697-32220 ...we run bus tours to exciting herb gardens and
accept bus tours to ours ... luncheons or herb garden parties with tea are
scheduled by pre-arrangement ... their new tea room, Sweet Remembrances, opened in 1990
... hours 10:00a-6:00p -- Tues-Fri; 10a-4pm-Sat. Closed Sunday and
Farm Herbs & Everlastings ... Tom and Madeline Wajda, 145 Tract Road,
Fairfield, PA 17320; 717-642-6387 ... superb display and commercial gardens 8 miles from
Gettysburg ... 200-year-old stone house ... shop in summer kitchen features a large
selection of hand-made herbal jellies, vinegars, and honeys; as well as herbal-theme gift
baskets, seasonings, soaps, books and more ... individuals, groups, garden clubs welcome
-- tours available
Herb Farm ... Ruth S. Pacheco, 836
Old Smithfield Rd., No. Smithfield, RI 02896; 401-766-1408; email:
Retail: plants; potpourri; everlastings; essential oils; fresh cut
herbs; wreaths; arrangements. Classes/workshops; display garden.
Little House of Herbs ... Daphene
Little, Route 2 Box 942, Marion, SC 29571; 803-423-4283 ... display garden
Herbs ... Pete & Caroline Madsen, 5920 Chisolm Rd., Johns Island,
SC 29455; 803-559-1446 phone/FAX; email:
Retail/WHOLESALE. Organic grower. We have been "Charleston's
Own Herb Farm" for nearly 30 years and offer more than 300
varieties of plants at our farm and greenhouse. We grow everything we
sell! Herb plants; fresh cut herbs; edible flowers; specialty veggies.
Speaker; display garden.
Creek Farm ... Theresa G. Hurd, 398 Al Goss Rd.,
Crossville, TN 38558; 931-456-3690; email: firstname.lastname@example.org;
90 acre wildflower and herb farm with display
gardens, water gardens, bog area, scheduled walks.
Slide show and talks for clubs, meetings or
landscaping using herbs, native plants, soapmaking and
Tennessee's Department of Ornamental Horticulture & Landscape Design Trial Gardens
for research as well as for the enjoyment of the public ... there are over 800 trees
and shrubs growing along a winding brick trail, 500 perennials, 600 annuals, and a variety
San Antonio Botanical Gardens ...
555 Funston Place, San Antonio, TX 78209; 512-821-5115 ... open Tuesday through Sunday and
holidays, 9:00a-6:00p ... admission charged
Steep Hollow Gardens ... 7361 FM
1179, Bryan, Texas 77808; 409-776-5452; Fax: 409-776-6448 ... rustic gardens nestled
among large oak trees and giant grapevines ... listen to the birds and watch the
butterflies while shopping for plants ... a plant nursery specializing in herbs, native
Texas plants and old-fashioned flowers ... Bible Garden, Butterfly Garden, Hummingbird
Garden, Edible Flower Garden, Medicinal Herb Garden and Culinary Herb Garden ... owned and
operated by Carol Patterson-May (Texas A&M '79) and opened to the public in 1995 ...
over 20 beds of cutting flowers, so you can purchase fresh bouquets ... open Thursday
through Saturday, 10:00a-7:00p (closed during January and February)
Farm ... Susan Cooke, 744 Vail Rd., Bennington, VT 05201;
We are growers of quality herb plants (about 100 varieties). We
also sell herb vinegars and herb blends, as well as everlastings,
fresh cut herbs and edible flowers.
Agecroft Hall ...
4305 Sulgrave Road, Richmond, VA 23221; 804-353-4241
Ridge Herb Farm ...
1934 Matney Flats Rd.
Our 113 farm sits in a wooded valley in the Blue
Ridge Mts. of Southwest Va. Located 10 miles south of
Wytheville, Va. we grow organic garlic and herbs, from
which we produce a line of herbal vinegars, potpourris ,
soaps and bath products. Our display gardens include a
formal herb garden surrounded by a slate wall, a
wildlife habitat garden, a 25' Lavender walk, a Pergola
which shades our " secret woodland garden and a
water garden. Come see our Lavender , Thyme , Oregano
and Sage collections, take a class, smell the herbs or
take a hike on over 4 miles of nature trails. We share
the farm with deer, bear, turkey and and countless bird
species. Sign up for our free gardening with herbs
newsletter. Come enjoy the quiet at Beagle Ridge Herb
Monticello ... Charlottesville, VA
22902; 703-979-7346 ... home of Thomas Jefferson
Mount Vernon ... Mount Vernon, VA
22121; 703-780-2000 ... home of George Washington
State Arboretum of Virginia
at the University of Virginia's Blandy Experimental Farm ...
located on Rt. 50, 10 miles east of Winchester, VA ...
170-acre Arboretum features over 8000 specimen trees and
shrubs arranged by family ... there are several
ornamental gardens including a formal herb garden that
displays medicinal, culinary, industrial and
aromatherapy herbs ... open daily dawn to dusk ... free
admission ... guided tours for groups by prior arrangement ... lectures
and workshops scheduled throughout the year ... annual
plant sales held Mother's Day weekend and Columbus Day
Friends of the
Medicinal Herb Garden ... c/o Botany KB-15, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
98195; 206-543-1126 ... the 2 1/2 acre medicinal herb garden is 80 years old and located
in the heart of the University of Washington campus on Stevens Way ... as one of the
largest collections of its kind, it is an invaluable source of information about the uses
of herbaceaous plants in traditional medicine, in the home, and as ornamentals in the
garden ... funded solely by donations, the garden has free tours ... also a volunteer
Ease Farm ... Linda Lindsay, 1762
Lancaster Rd., Freeland, WA 98249; 360-331-5471. Bed & breakfast
and retreat center. Consultant; practitioner; display gardens.
Herban Renewal Herb Garden & Nursery
... Sequim ... Herban
Renewal is an all-organic herb garden nursery featuring
a diverse selection of herbs for all uses.
Display garden is cottage garden style filled
with ornamental, fragrant, medicinal, culinary herbs,
perennials, etc. Workshops
focus on garden design and maintenance, herbal uses and
Medicinal Herb Garden ... Doug
Ewing, Department of Botany, Box 355325, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-5325;
206-543-1126; FAX: 206-685-1728 ... a public garden displaying hardy woody and herbaceous
plants with historic or current uses for medicine, fiber and dye ... located on the campus
of the University of Washington ... no admission charge or hours of closure
Brook Farm ... Dottie Parcheski & Mike Ryherd, 12600 Miller Rd NE,
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110; 206-842-8034; FAX: 206-842-1459; email:
... Just a ferry ride from Seattle, our farm is part of the old Bainbridge
Dairy where over 60 years of farming has created rolling hills, open
grasslands and rich soil. Continuing in the farming tradition, we have
planted gardens filled with perennials and herbs, as well as extensive
vegetable, fruit and berry gardens. We grow our products organically,
and offer pumpkins and fresh pressed cider in the fall. Dried and cut
flowers, herbs and other country items are sold along with our produce.
We are located just 5 minutes from the famed gardens of Bloedel Reserve;
several of our state's best herb farms are also nearby.
Green Heron Gardens
... Anne Romance, Route 1 Box 150F, Bristol, WV 26332; 304-783-5271 ... garden tours &
Hearts & Flowers Butterfly Farm
... Kathy Wildman, 337
E. Main St., Grafton, WV 26354; email:
... specializes in
butterfly gardening, gardening with kids, natural plant dyes and herbal theme gardens
Paix Herb Farm ...
La Paix Herb Farm has been organic since 1981.
Set in Appalachia, La Paix features
110 acres of wooded paths, gardens, shop,
and a Victorian
'Plantation I' house, 200 year old log cabin and hand cut stone root cellar.
Pre-registered (by groups or more than 4) workshops and tours feature display gardens including
extensive lavender plantings, culinary, medicinal and
essential oil plants for the model distillery on site.
Beautiful plantings and wonderful fragrances excite the senses while the
Silver Labyrinth and a Feng Shui Garden encourage the
visitor to experience the spiritual.
The shop features value-added products from
essential oil distillation which include
'Passionate Gardener's Hand Cream',
'Honey Lips' lip balm, hydrosols, and other innovations. WHOLESALE and retail sales are
A number of farmer/grower grants from the North East SARE
(Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education) have resulted in expertise in deer deterrents, sustainable insect control and essential oil
Please consult the web site for more information.
The shop features a variety of herb, garden
and nature books. Dowsing techniques and a distillation
of herbs can be demonstrated for registrants. The
mission of La Paix is to raise awareness of the benefits
of organic gardening and to help participants relate
with nature and environmental sustainability.
An emphasis on heritage seed expands La Paix’s
commitment to sound environmental practices. The Annual
Lavender Fair. Apprentices
Earth Foods ... David
Hawkins, 1638 19th St., Parkersburg, WV 26101; 304-428-1024;
FAX: 304-428-7431; 888-801-1386; email:
Food Grocery with teas, bulk herbs, tinctures, medicinal
products, essential oils.
Classes/workshops; display garden, holistic
clinic on site, mail order price list.
Smoke Camp Crafts ... Dot
Montgillion, Route 1 Box 263-SS, Weston, WV 26452; 304-269-6416
... Beverly Radford; summer: c/o Deer Lake Resort, 6861 Drury Lane, Three Lakes, WI 54562;
715-546-2252; winter (until 4/9): 2532 Honeysuckle Lane, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008;
708-925-1945 ... in the "Rainy Day Cottage" at Deer Lake Resort ... garden walk