Monticello was a botanic laboratory of ornamental and useful plants from around the world.
Jefferson grew 330 vegetable varieties in Monticello's 1000-foot-long garden terrace.
170 fruit varieties of apples, peaches, grapes, and more grew in Monticello's orchards.
Unique Features of the Grounds
The landscape around Monticello's gardens possess many unique features.
Garden Image Gallery
Images of Monticello's three main gardens, flower, fruit and vegetable.
Celebrate the legacy of revolutionary gardener Thomas Jefferson during the 11th annual Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello, September 17, 2017.
A discount combination adult ticket to Monticello, James Monroe's Highland, and the Michie Tavern ca. 1784 Tour.