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Garden Therapy

Discover How Nature Heals


Horticultural Therapy

Horticultural Therapy (HT) is said to have gotten its start with ancient Egypt physicians.  Gardens were used to heal both physical and mental illnesses.  One of the reasons Horticultural Therapy is regaining its popularity is because it can be used among different populations and within a variety of settings.  Horticultural Therapy played an important role during World I and II; those that were injured during combat used HT to improve both their mental and limb function.


With years of experience in horticulture, and Horticultural Therapy our staff has the capabilities and expertise to conduct beneficial therapeutic garden experience both on and offsite.  


Green House
Sun Bathing

Healing Through Nature

The American Horticultural Therapy Association defines a therapeutic garden as a plant-dominated environment purposefully designed to facilitate interaction with the healing elements of nature.  Our space is available to horticultural therapy practitioners, researchers, and educators.

See  what others are saying about our  work with HT


Contact us to book your next HT session at the Lettuce Live Urban Farm Project. 

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