The Site of The Vegetable Garden
The 1,000-foot long garden terrace served as both a source of food and an experimental laboratory.
Common Name: Alpine Strawberry, Fraises des Bois, Woodland Strawberry
Scientific Name: Fragaria vesca
Overview of Fruits at Monticello
Jefferson's fruit gardens provided "precious refreshment" and served as part of his garden laboratory where he grew over 150 varieties of 31 of the finest temperate species of fruit.