Lavender by M R Gardens' farm entrance. Photo by Lisa Kruss.

M. R. Gardens has a two-acre farm and greenhouses in the Oakley community of Asheville, N.C.

You can find us on Google Maps at 441 Onteora Blvd., Asheville. Look for the green sign because no street number is posted.


The sustainable nursery is open on select days, as advertised on our home page. In 2021, spring plant show dates are: April 1 to 4; April 15 to 18; May 13 to 16; and June 3 to 6.


You can also reserve plants at and pick them up at the farm at a scheduled time.


Otherwise, the greenhouses are open by appointment. Please contact Owner Megan Riley at 828.333.4151 (voicemail only) or


You can also sign up for a greenhouse tour or garden tour.

We look forward to seeing you!

In the meantime...

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Watch videos of our perennial gardens and passive solar greenhouse on YouTube.

Find out about trainings that turn into paying jobs here and at our clients' properties.