Best Fertilizer For Your Plants

Best Fertilizer For Your Plants

Learn when to fertilize your plants, and the best kinds of fertilizer to use Happy plants need a healthy soil. Although Urban Leaf offers high quality seeds to get you started, the long term health of your garden is going to depend on how well you look after it - and...

Watering Your Garden: When and How

Watering Your Garden: When and How

As you prepare for a long summer, now is the perfect time to plan out your garden’s irrigation needs. Keep in mind that every garden is different, and sometimes even different areas within the same garden can have different watering needs. Feel free to use these tips...

Brands We Dig: Good Dirt

Brands We Dig: Good Dirt

An Interview With Founder Suzy Newsom about How to Pick a Pot and Potting Mix So you bought your first (or 50th) house plant, and you want to give it the best chance for survival. The first thought that comes to your mind is soil and potting. What kind of soil do I...

how to select the right pot for herbs and vegetables

how to select the right pot for herbs and vegetables

Starting a herb or vegetable garden from seed is an incredibly rewarding experience, but making sure they grow up to be happy and healthy plants does require a little planning regarding their long term 'accommodation' arrangements. If you're wondering how to select...

8 Vegetables Loaded With Vitamin C

8 Vegetables Loaded With Vitamin C

Vegetables and Fruits that are Known Flu Symptom Regressors Immunity has been the buzz word on everyone’s minds in light of recent events. When the Coronavirus pandemic first hit, drugstores and supermarkets were wiped out of every “immune boosting” vitamin and...

COVID-19: Updates and Announcements

COVID-19: Updates and Announcements

The purpose on this page is to keep you, our Urban Leaf family, updated on how we are handling the COVID-19 situation and to inform you of the impact it is having on our business. Things are changing rapidly, and more than anything we hope that you are staying safe...

7 Vegetable Garden Ideas You Can Plant Now In Time For Summer

7 Vegetable Garden Ideas You Can Plant Now In Time For Summer

Fastest Growing Vegetable Crops That You Can Start Right Now Can you think of anything better than fresh, perfectly ripe and ready to eat vegetables just in time for summer? Especially if they come from your own urban garden or backyard. Read on, for some tips for...

How COVID-19 Is Changing The Way We Eat

How COVID-19 Is Changing The Way We Eat

 Urban Agriculture and the Benefits of Growing Your Own Food If the Coronavirus has taught us anything, it may be that as a society we are grossly under-prepared to deal with a crisis of this magnitude. In the US at least, Government policy and subsidies have for...

How to Grow Peppers Indoors

How to Grow Peppers Indoors

To wrap up our monthly blog series on growing your own vegetables at home, we’re covering the third and final plant in our new Mini Fruit & Veggie Kit - peppers! So it's time to crank some RHCP and get ready for your sweetest pepper harvest yet! Prep the Site...

How to Grow Rosemary and Other Mediterranean Herbs

How to Grow Rosemary and Other Mediterranean Herbs

How do you decide which herbs to bring to your urban kitchen garden? Maybe you’ll choose based on which herbs are easiest to grow, or maybe you’ll check out your pantry, your pallet, and your recipe plans to see which herbs would be most worthwhile for your household....