for all your eastern massachusetts botanical needs
organizations & institutions
New England's premier herb festival! It takes place in Somerville on the first weekend of every June. In 2017 it will be on June 3rd & 4th at the Armory. We'll be there! And don't miss the Wintergreen Market which takes place each November on Small Business Saturday (November 25th, 2017).
Working to make the Boston landscape a more delicious place.
Transforming landscapes and lives by bringing gardens & horticultural education into Massachusetts prisons.
Classes, clinics, and herbs galore.
Apprenticeships, classes, and workshops.
A gathering place in Jamaica Plain.
herbalists, health practitioners, & educators
Flowerfolk Herbs (Somerville & Melrose)
Taproot Healing (Jamaica Plain)
Earth Blossom Herbals (Jamaica Plain)
Fir & Elm (Cambridge)
Sacred Botanica (Maynard)
Soul Gardens (Beverly)
Tansy and Mallow (Watertown)
shops, restaurants, bakeries, & farms
Cambridge Naturals (Cambridge)
Crose Nest (Lowell)
Agricultural Hall (Jamaica Plain)
Follow the Honey (Cambridge)
Curio Spice (Cambridge)
Boston General Store (Brookline & Dedham)
Monumental Cupcakes (Jamaica Plain)
Brookwood Community Farm (Canton)
Flora Verdura (Lincoln)
Making Plant Medicine by Richo Cech
Identifying and Harvesting Edible and Medicinal Plants by "Wildman" Steve Brill
Herbal Rituals: Recipes for Everyday Living by Judith Berger
Botany in a Day: The Patterns Method of Plant Identification By Thomas J. Elpel
The Arnold Arboretum (Jamaica Plain)
The Fenway Victory Gardens (Boston)
Franklin Park (Jamaica Plain)
The Blue Hills Reservation (Canton)
Mount Auburn Cemetery (Watertown)
Tower Hill (Boylston)
Bonsai West (Littleton)
Allen C. Haskell Public Gardens (New Bedford)