Heirloom vegetables for 2015

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  2015 Heirloom Vegetable Plant list   Ready to plan your summer vegetable garden? Follow the link below to see which heirloom vegetables seedlings Urban Roots will have this year. Plants will be available as soon as the weather is warm enough for plants to survive outside.  

Spring flowering plants

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spring flowers

The shop is bursting with flowering lilies, hydrangeas, tulips and violets just time for Easter. We also have a large selection of ivies, begonias, and succulents to help fill your home with green and ward off the end of winter.

Seeds are here!

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botanical interests

    If you’re itching for a bit of spring come check out our vast collection of seeds. We have seeds from Botanical Interests, Seed Savers Exchange, and locally grown Faerie Seeds.     We also have a great selection of new books in the store, along with many reliable favorites. Don’t forget that books are… Read more »

Houseplants to brighten the day

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crown of thorns

  This time of year the cheery green of houseplants can brighten the day immensely. We have a selection of plants and will continue to bring in new ones throughout the winter. We’re looking forwards to bringing in new varieties of ferns and ivy in the next few weeks. Stop by if you need something green… Read more »

Holiday Newsletter

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Thinking about Christmas gifts? Check out Urban Roots gift guide below! (Click on the image to see the full guide.)

Santa is POPPING into Urban Roots

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The holiday season brings with it many joys and all too often stress, as we juggle jobs, shopping and day-to-day life. Why not do something lovely for yourself and your loved ones? Come join us at Urban Roots for a neighborhood celebration of the holiday season. We invite the community along with our members to… Read more »

Holiday gifts, poinsettias and living Christmas trees

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If you are looking for a lovely hostess gift for Thanksgiving, or presents for the holiday season, Urban Roots can help! We are adrift with beautiful poinsettias, Christmas cacti and scented jasmine plants. As soon as the roads were passable out living Christmas trees were delivered from the farm. We also have wreaths of all… Read more »

Bulb sale

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bulb sale

  The days to get spring blooming bulbs into the ground are numbered, so we’re discounting our spring flowering bulbs even more! Stop by the shop and pick up a few daffodils or tulips before the ground becomes too cold to plant. 40% off for member-owners 30% off for the general public

There’s still time to plant!

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  What can you plant this time of year? Plenty!   The ground is still warm enough to plant perennials, shrubs and evergreens. We still have lots of lovely plants on sale! They are 50% off for member-owners and 30% off for the general public. To learn how to plant a tree or shrub, we… Read more »

Member-Owner Appreciation Day – details and schedule

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fall workshops 2014

Voting for New Board Members 9am – 4:30pm   Plant swap 9am – 2pm Do you have perennials that have become too big for their place in the garden and need to be divided? Or volunteers that you just can’t bear to throwaway? Bring your extras to our biannual plant swap! FREE Educational Workshops 1pm – 3pm Preparing your garden… Read more »