🍵 Nettle Tea for me, please!🌿

Ahhh, springtime! The sun is starting to shine, birds are singing, flowers are poppin’, and the amazing nettles are beginning to grow (up to 4′ tall!) where they can find nitrogen-rich, moist soil.🍃 …Nettles? Why would you include that (mostly) stinging family of plants in your list of seasonal wonders? Aren’t they known as a … Continue reading

Have you heard of GrIP?

HomeGrown Organics is honored to be involved in programs that are always Working Together to Protect our Waterways! Who is GrIP? The Green Infrastructure Partnership is a group of nonprofits, government agencies, community-based organizations, and businesses who deliver green solutions to stormwater pollution via education, technical assistance, and incentive programs. Here you can see members of … Continue reading

Upcoming Class! Rare and Exotic Edible Fruits and Veggies: Unsung Heroes of the Backyard Garden

This workshop is for homeowners with small urban gardens who want to explore plants that are beautiful and delicious and slightly off the beaten track. These “unsung heroes” are often just as tasty as their more famous cousins, sometimes more robust and disease resistant, and perhaps most importantly, offer something that often cannot be purchased … Continue reading