A Smart Garden

      more than just a pretty space


What is a Smart Garden?

A Smart Garden is ...

  • drought-tolerant
  • sustainable
  • organic
  • low-maintenance
  • edible
  • native
  • butterfly-friendly
  • a hummingbird haven
  • a wildlife habitat
  • AND beautiful

... more than just a pretty space.

A Smart Garden is also...

a brick-and-mortar nursery located in historic Downtown Ventura, Southern California, that was created to share the joy of gardening with our local community while keeping an eye toward environmental responsibility by providing

climate-appropriate plants and organic supplies along with decorative items in an inviting retail setting. 


Customers can shop with confidence and peace of mind knowing that A SMART GARDEN has done the research and selected  products that will help your garden grow beautifully, naturally,  without any unwanted side effects.


A SMART GARDEN nursery also offers ongoing gardening classes on a wide range of gardening topics and employs a staff of gardening experts to ensure that our customers always have access to the information they need.  We'll help you choose the right plants, soils and fertilizers to ensure your gardening success.


Click here for a complete list of Gardening Classes