Stewards to the Garden & Grounds of the Cathedral Since 1916

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The most iconic of all Herb Cottage gifts and the most popular, these charming little soaps come in lavender,                            
lemon verbena (most popular) and wildflower fragrances - a perfect hostess gift.   Our Gardener's Soap combines orange and clove essential oils with apricot seeds and oatmeal to nourish and refresh dry skin.                                                           

Trays,Placemats,Teas & Pots

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A lovely selection of tea pots; high quality teas and tea accessories such as tea bag holders, infusers; trays; and Kimberly Shaw tea bag cards.  Classic garden-inspired Pimpernel placemats, coasters and cocktail napkins beckon us to dining alfresco.

Garden Accessories

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Beautify and cultivate your garden by selecting from our supply of garden markers by Pollywog, "Love the Glove" gardening gloves, garden tools, and Kneelos. Coming to Flower Mart (May 6 & 7) - Topiary forms and the small and large watering cans from Burgon & Ball!

Gifts and Accessories that reflect the Bishop's Garden

Bratenahl- inspired Gifts - The Scarf


Honoring the Founder of All Hallows Guild and the beauty and history of the Bishop's Garden, these interesting and inspiring items make wonderful gifts.

Made from 100% French silk, this beautiful scarf features the drawings of Florence Bratenahl. Mrs. Florence Brown Bratenahl, wife of the first Dean of the Cathedral, founded All Hallows Guild in 1916.

Bratenahl & Bishop's Garden-inspired Booklets


Three booklets written by Florence Bratenahl and reprinted by All Hallows Guild, chronicle the amazing story of the creation of the Bishop's Garden: "A Cathedral Hillside and Its Gardens" and "Historic Trees, Boxwood, Yew and Stone". $6.00 each.
"A Garden For the Ages" (1927) by Florence Bratenahl $4.00 each

Bishop's Garden-inspired Gifts


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Lovely boxed cards of photographs called "A Walk in the Bishop's Garden"

"The Soul in Balance" - The Gardens of Washington National Cathedral. Photographs by Alexandra K. Scott - Text Chosen by Heddy F. Reid and New Testament Text Chosen by Isabelle Scott. This is a best selling inspirational book seller.

Other items:  the Herb Cottage flour sack towel; Bishop's Garden notecards with a composite of the artifacts found in the Garden.  Also cathedral-inspired tea towels and gargoyle postcards. 

Treats to Tempt Any Food Lover

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Herb Cottage branded jams and jellies, salad dressings, sundae toppings, mustard, and Dean's shortbread in Vanilla, Lemon and Earl Grey.