The Garden Center Reimagined

Workshops, Events, and Experiential Farm

Kansas City Metro Nursery & Gardens

Where plants, food, and people connect.

An experience to inspire you to learn, grow, and have fun!

U-Pick Report

Blackberries and Fresh Cut Flowers Are Available

Public Picking Week of August 8

Planning to Pick Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday 8-10A

Tuesday, August 9: We will be picking blackberries 8-10A. This will likely be the last week we have them available so don’t miss your chance!

Check in at Colonial Gardens main entrance. Rides to the field every 30 minutes.

Weather and Crops Permitting. Check back here on the day you are planning to come.

Apple update: Gravenstein apples will be ready to pick soon.

Livestock Feeding Experience

Upcoming Events

There’s always something growing around here. Join us for music in the garden, festivals, or workshops.

What’s in Season

Latest blogs to help inspire, learn, & grow.
Gardening Tips

How to Save the World with Garden Containers for Pollinators

Earth as we know it would only survive without pollinators for about four years. It’s true! Our food chain completely hinges on bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, and other beneficial insects. These vital little wonders carry pollen from …

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Gardening Tips

Healthy Soil, Healthy Life

Soil is life. You’ve heard us say it. You’ve seen it on our t-shirts. But, is it really something we believe in and practice? YES! At Colonial Gardens, we 100% back the notion that healthy …

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Gardening Tips

Garden Pest Control

You work hard to create and maintain a garden, but pests can quickly wreak havoc on your produce. Being aware of the signs, effects, and treatments can help quickly save your plants and avoid pest …

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Beyond the Gardens.

Our regenerative farm feeds our café nestled inside our Kansas City Garden Center. Chickens provide fresh eggs in our Market. And the education we provide today regenerates the earth we need tomorrow.

Experience Colonial Gardens

Pick apples with the kids. Live music in the courtyard. Become a gardening pro. Here, you and your family can bloom.