Growing your food can be extremely rewarding. We aim to make you a successful gardener with a bountiful harvest. Stop in today to check out our large selection of organic edibles, seeds, fertilizers, and seed starting supplies that will make your garden a success!
THE BEST OF LOCAL
Our selection of vegetables and herbs uniquely reflects our urban area and comes from the best growers in the region. Stop by today and add locally-grown veggies and herbs from some of our favorite farmers to your grocery garden lineup!
biver Farms- Edwardsville, IL
Kaiser Hill Farms- New Haven, MO
Sunnyview Gardens- Troy, MO
vegetable gardening links
OLD FARMERS ALMANAC: has an updated frost chart as well as spring planting dates. As we know, St. Louis weather is unpredictable. Old Farmer's Almanac dates are about 50% accurate and and should be used as a general guideline.
GATEWAY GREENING: A wonderful St. Louis organization devoted to educating and empowering our community through urban agriculture. A great resource for how-to videos and a great Vegetable Planting Guide.
JOHNNY'S SEEDS: offers many free planning tools such as a seed calculator, target harvest date, fall planting calendar, seed planting calendar, and succession planting calculator.
PEST CONTROL LIBRARY: The National Gardening Association provides a wonderful pest control library where you can search symptoms and get information on treating pests.
COMPANION PLANTING: The natural way to garden. How to pair plants for mutual benefits.
RODALE ORGANIC LIFE: Home, garden, food, and lifestyle
RODALE INSTITUTE: Promoting organic and healthy lifestyle tips and how-tos
MOTHER EARTH NEWS: A guide to organic living
BACKYARD GARDENER: Home gardening information and tips