Plants and Society Garden

The Plants and Society Garden, which includes a children's garden to honor former biology professor Faith Johnston, includes plants that are a part of our everyday living and used for food, human health, clothing, shelter and entertainment. 

This garden features the:

  • Peter Rabbit Garden
  • Pioneer Garden
  • Fabrics and Dyes Garden
  • Medicinal Plant Garden
  • Fragrant Plant Garden
  • Pizza Garden
  • Small Fruits Garden
  • Vegetable Garden
  • Multicultural Food Garden
  • Herb Garden
  • and the Cereal Bowl Garden
The area is complemented with a raised berm which serves as an amphitheater for special gatherings.

Help our gardens grow

Funding is still being sought for the Plants and Society Garden. To learn more about how you can offer your support, please contact:

Geoffrey Bartlett
Geoffrey Bartlett
Director of Development
(989) 774-3773

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