611 E 11th Street Houston, TX 77008

Open Everyday 9 am - 6 pm

Houston’s largest garden center devoted to Texas native plants and organic gardening.

Upcoming Events at Buchanan’s



Fall Vegetable Gardening

Saturday, September 6 @  10:00-11:00

“Fall Vegetable Gardening” with Urban Harvest. Want to grow collards, broccoli & fall tomatoes? Learn the basics to have a beautiful Fall vegetable garden.

The class is free, but we ask that you RSVP here.


Herb Container Workshop

Saturday, September 20 @  10:00-11:00

“Herb Container Workshop” with Urban Harvest. No more driving to the store to buy your basil. Grow your own! Learn how to successfully plant your herbs indoors. The class is free we just ask that you pay for the supplies that you use. Please RSVP here as we can only accommodate 30 students. 


Miniature Garden Workshop

Saturday, September 27 @  10:00-11:00

“Miniature Garden Workshop” with Austin Merrell. Create your dream garden in miniature. The class is free we just ask that you pay for the supplies that you use. Please RSVP here as we can only accommodate 30 students.


Buchanan’s Fall Festival

Saturday, October 4 @ 10:00-4:00

Celebrate Fall with us! It’s a Buchanan’s tradition.

Hay rides, face painting, music, kids activities with Urban Harvest & more!

Food from St. John’s Fire & sno-cones from Yeti Sunshine! Plus, music from the Jonathan Ross Band!


Bicycle Rally & Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, October 5

This casual, self-paced bicycle ride will take place on a specially designed courses (a 20-mile course and a 5-mile course) through the Heights & surrounding areas.

The fun rally is open to riders of all ages!

More information here.



Growing Citrus in Houston

Saturday, October 11 @ 10:00-11:00

“Growing Citrus in Houston” with George Shackelford of Brazos Citrus Nursery. Come meet our favorite citrus grower and learn how to grow more lemons than your neighbor! George will answer all your citrus questions and give a budding and grafting demonstration.
The class is free, but we ask that you RSVP here.


Fall Bulbs

Saturday, October 18 @ 10:00-11:00

“Fall Bulbs” with Margaret Cherry of Abbott Ipco. Come meet our favorite bulb expert and learn what to plant in Fall.
The class is free, but we ask that you RSVP here.



Friday, October 31

Boo! We love awesome carved pumpkins for Halloween!



Thursday, November 27

Happy Thanksgiving!

(We will be closed.)


Holiday Open House

Saturday, December 6

A fun celebration of the Season!



Thursday, December 25

Merry Christmas!

(We will be closed.)