WELCOME TO THE POLY PLANT SHOP
Poly Plant Shop is Cal Poly’s on-campus source for cut flowers, landscape and interior plants. The Poly Plant Shop offers students the opportunity to work in a retail environment to get hands-on experience in all aspects of garden center management and operation. True to the spirit of Cal Poly, it is a ‘Learn By Doing’ full service plant shop.
Call us at (805) 756-1106
Location: Map of campus with directions;
Located at the top of Via Carta Road, bld 48
More than just a campus store! Find our student-grown, student-designed products at these locations:
- Friday: Flowers in the Cal Poly UU 11 a.m. -1 p.m., Cal-Poly
- Friday: U-Pick & Market at Crops Unit 2 p.m.-5 p.m.,
- Saturday: SLO Farmers’ Market at Embassy Suites Parking Lot 8 a.m.-10:45 a.m.
(EHS Unit, “Hort Unit”)
At the top of Via Carta, nestled between the Oppenheimer Equestrian Center and Poly Canyon Village student residences, the Environmental Horticulture Science Unit (EHS Unit) is a unique student-learning opportunity. On 15 acres, the EHS Unit is comprised of greenhouses, growing and production facilities, classrooms & labs, the Leaning Pine Arboretum, and the Poly Plant Shop. This working/learning facility provides students with real-world, hands-on experiences in production, floriculture, design, and sales and marketing.