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Seed to Table Garden

The Seed to Table program:

  • Provides fresh, organic produce to families in need
  • Offers hands-on classes for people looking to grow and cook their own food
  • Promotes sustainable gardening methods



Seed to Table in Dover. This 6,000-foot garden in Dover was designed by a team of Master Gardeners to offer both educational instruction and a source of inspiration for home gardeners and cooks. It illustrates the quantity and variety of foods that can be grown even in the smallest yard. Half of the beds showcase the possibilities for first time gardeners, with a wide variety of ethnic cuisines from around the world. The other half of the garden consists of production beds where organic vegetables are grown for distribution to local food pantries. 


Seed to Table in Boston. The Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University (USDA HNRCA) is partnering with Mass Hort to raise vegetables in an indoor garden on the university's Chinatown campus. The gardens feature three elevated beds that will produce a steady harvest for the St. Francis House. In addition, this highly visible garden is helping to raise awareness about the role of nutrient-rich foods in promoting good health.

Learn more about the Seed to Table Program here.

About the Massachusetts Horticultural Society

Mass Hort logo newFounded in 1829, the Massachusetts Horticultural Society is dedicated to encouraging the science and practice of horticulture and developing the public's enjoyment, appreciation, and understanding of plants and the environment.

Twilight Garden Party

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Garden Party
June 2, 2016
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Pizza with a Purpose

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Support Mass Hort at California Pizza Kitchen Day
June 22.
When you dine at CPK on Linden Street, Wellesley
CPK donates 20% of your check to Mass Hort.

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2016 Calendar & Courses


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Mass Hort Classes & Events

Sun May 29 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Sunday with Seed to Table
Tue May 31 @ 6:30PM - 08:30PM
Landscape Plants Credited Course
Wed Jun 01 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Hands-On Floral Design
Thu Jun 02 @ 6:00PM - 08:30PM
A Twilight Garden Party
Thu Jun 02 @ 6:30PM - 08:30PM
Landscape Plants Credited Course
Thu Jun 09 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
Early Summer Plant Walk: Wild, Weedy and Wonderful Herbs!
Sun Jun 12 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Sunday with Seed to Table
Sat Jun 25 @10:00AM - 12:00PM
Summer Sustainability
Wed Jun 29 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
The Ergonomics of Gardening
Wed Jul 13 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
Color Gardens: Learn to Create Three-Season Flower Gardens with Winter Appeal
Thu Jul 14 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
Pest Management for Gardeners
Tue Jul 26 @10:00AM - 12:00PM
Composting Basics
Fri Aug 12 @ 2:00PM - 03:30PM
The Wonderful World of Carnivorous Plants!
Sun Sep 11 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Sunday with Seed to Table