Brown Date Garden

HOME PAGE This month in the fields
at Brown Date Garden
Mail-order sales
and price list
Packing house
hours & directions
Comparison chart
of dates

Packing house hours

Wholesale orders
& office hours

Call our office at (760) 397-4309 Monday, Wednesday, or Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Pacific Time).
Or send us email.

Our retail packing house is open to the public from October through March; if you need to come to the packing shed, please CALL FIRST to insure Big Donna (who is now 89) will be there. During this time, we also have a large assortment of fresh citrus grown on the ranch. We are closed to walk-ins Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday.

If you need more information, please call us at (760) 397-4309.

Packing house directions

 Brown Date Garden sign for packing house

"Little Ted" standing by the sign for the packing house, hoping you'll stop in to buy fruit so he can pay the water bills.

From Los Angeles: Take the I-10 Freeway east/southeast to the desert. About a half-hour after you pass Palm Springs, take the 86S Expressway for about 9 miles. Turn West onto Avenue 66 and go about 5 miles. Turn South onto Harrison and go 3 miles, then make a hard-left turn on Polk. Go about a quarter-mile north on Polk; turn left by the Brown Date Garden packing house sign.

Here is a link to Google Maps: MAP


Brown Date Garden's land-mail address = 69245 Polk Street, Thermal, CA 92274
Office phone = (760) 397-4309.
E-mail address = here
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Photos at top of page [left to right] = Empress dates, Yellow Barhee bunch weighing 124 pounds (more than twice the "average" size bunch), Medjool dates, some of our prize-winning dates at the annual Indio Date Festival, Deglet Noor dates, and our prize-winning citrus fruit.
All photos on this website were taken by Brown Date Garden staff; © 2012-2020 Brown Date Garden.