Gift & Garden Store

Gift and Garden Store

Our Gift & Garden Store offers unique collections for the nature lover and horticulturist in your life. You’ll find one-of-a-kind gifts from local artisans, the largest selection of horticultural books in the upper midwest, garden décor and tools, home décor and children’s books and educational activities.

Store Information and Hours

The Gift and Garden Store is open 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily to visitors with gate admission reservations. All members, visitors and children must make an online reservation to visit the Arboretum. Click here to plan your visit and reserve your admission tickets.

Members receive a 10% discount on purchases when presenting a current membership card except for where noted and gallery sales items.

How to Place an Order

Place your order over the phone by calling 612-301-7619.  Please leave a message after hours and we will return your phone call the next day.

Themed Feature Kits

Salsa books

Salute to Salsa! $30 + tax and shipping 

  • Twelve eco-friendly quick-growing indoor planters
  • Sweet Pepper, Cilantro, Onion, Roma Tomato, Jalapeno Pepper seed packets
  • Salsa book to jump-start your education with recipes
  • Soil not included

Seeds Are Here

Seed Packets

Flowers, vegetables and herbs! Start planning your garden with seeds and other seed-starting essentials. Visit us in-store for an expanded selection of seeds and growing guides.

Books, Books Books


Find featured books from our staff and local authors as well as the largest selection of horticultural books in the upper midwest.

Children’s Books and Activities

Kids Activities

We are stocked with fun games, toys and activities that help kids explore, create and learn.

Bugs and Insects


Are you attracted to creepy crawlers and insects?  We have everything your bug and insect collector needs to catch, observe and identify insects and bugs. The Themed kit shown above is for ages 5+.



Everything Minnesota.

Miniature Garden Decor and Accessories

Mini Garden

Come in and shop our wide variety of fairy garden selections.  Shipping is not available for these items.

Beauty and Personal Care

Beauty and Personal Care

Browse our selection of beauty and personal care products including moisturizers, soaps, essential oils, perfumes, facial tissues, lip balm, jewelry, socks and candles.

Puzzles and Games

Puzzles and Games

Find an array of puzzles, games and activities for all ages to enjoy.

Birds and Pollinators

Birds and Pollinators

A wide variety of books, feeders, birdseed, houses, pollinator-attracting flower seeds, and environmentally safe products and tips.

Gift Cards

Gift Cards

Arb gift cards can be purchased by calling 612-301-7619. Gift cards can be used anywhere at the Arboretum including the Applehouse, Gift and Garden Store, classes, membership, café and gate admission.