About Us

Founded in the fall of 2007, the Burning Kumquat is a student-run urban garden at Washington University in St. Louis.

We believe in sharing the joy of freshly picked vegetables with the world.

Some parts of this website are still under construction, but it is being updated with relevant information. Feel free to click around and learn more about us!


Want to Get Involved?

The Burning Kumquat is open to everyone! We hold workdays where we weed, plant, harvest, and more. Sign up for a shift today! You will never regret getting your hands in the dirt.