“Just living is not enough... One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.”
— Hans Christian Anderson

Welcome to Canterbury Plantation...

As a small horticultural enterprise, we believe gardening should be a relaxing and rewarding experience.  Therefore our mission is to provide you with the best possible start to your garden endeavors.  Our hope is you will take a moment to browse our website and become acquainted with who we are and what we grow.

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Since 1987, we have been growing fine plants for gardeners and garden centers throughout New England.  While specializing in herbs, we also grow a variety of seed propagated annuals, vegetables and vines.  Among our selections, you will find both heirloom and modern varieties. 

What's growing for 2015?   Find Out Here →

Fine Garden & Home Service

Along with growing fine plants, we enjoy creating great gardens through our Fine Gardening and Home Service known as "Hands To Lend".  We offer landscape design, installation & rehabilitations as well as other home care services.  Learn More Here →


Plant Sales & Fundraisers

We do like to get off the farm on occasion and meet fellow gardeners!  We can bring the greenhouse "to you" should you like to have us over for your plant sale, fair day or fundraising event.  Find out more here...



Perhaps we could provide you with a program for your garden club, school or civic group?  We have talks on a range of subjects from Presidential gardening or Shaker horticulture. to what's new with plant varieties and gardening trends.  More info...

Growing Fine Plants & Creating Great Gardens