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 Berry Report

Come pick your own berries (blackberries, black raspberries and red raspberries) while enjoying the outdoors at Colonial Gardens.

Berries are ready early this summer and we’re ready for you to come pick!

Public Picking Week of July 4

Plan to pick on Tue, Thu, Sat & Sun 8-11a

SUNDAY, JULY 3 UPDATE: AS OF 11A, ALL RIPE BERRIES HAVE BEEN PICKED AND BRAMBLES ARE CLOSED. PLEASE CHECK BACK NEXT WEEK!

WE WILL PICKING TODAY FROM 8A-2P (OR AS LONG AS THE RIPE BERRIES LAST)
SINCE WE HAD RAIN ON SATURDAY, PLEASE PLAN ON SOME MUD IN THE BRAMBLES

Check in at Colonial Gardens main entrance. Trips to the bramble provided on the half hour.

Weather and Crops Permitting. Check back here on the day you are making the trip!

U Pick Berries

Livestock Feeding Experience

Upcoming Events

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

WE WILL BE CLOSED ON JULY 4TH TO CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE DAY

What’s in Season

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