Nature and urbanization have often not worked well together and yet, many profess otherwise, believing in the therapeutic, restorative effects that a bit of greenery can have. Situated underneath an elevated train track amidst the incessant whistling, rattling and shaking of whirring locomotives and the chatter and horns of the bustling streets, I discovered the… Read More Check out our feature on Manhattan Sideways!
Sunrise to Sunset in East Harlem by AM New York’s Colter Hettich (photo too). You may know it as East Harlem, Spanish Harlem or simply El Barrio, but the Manhattan neighborhood by any name is just as sweet. Today the neighborhood has some of the best panaderias and taquerias around, and can also claim such icons… Read More Sunrise to Sunset in East Harlem by AM New York
New York City Christmas Tree Buying Guide By Tara Conry December 6, 2016 of AMNY It’s officially Christmastime in New York City. The Rockefeller Center tree is shining bright, which means it is now socially acceptable for you to start decking your halls. That includes finding your very own Christmas tree. But you’ll need one… Read More New York City Christmas Tree Buying Guide
The cheapest Christmas trees in Manhattan is the Urban Garden Center according to Streeteasy. We would say we agree we are least expensive source on the island. Cheapest Vendors Urban Garden Center In East Harlem there is a massive complex called the Urban Garden Center, which happens to be the largest garden center in New… Read More The cheapest Christmas trees in Manhattan
Check out the full story here: http://www.littlethings.com/nyc-christmas-tree-men/
You could find this article in news stands or click here: http://nymag.com/shopping/marketsweep/houseplants-2014-9-8/ Link will be available soon!
Check out the latest issue of Edible Manhattan. Great tips on what to do in East Harlem when exploring by bike (or by foot). You will find us on this map! For the full article, CLICK HERE
Chatting it up with Alyssa Karas of To read more, click here: http://www.glamour.com/home/blogs/toast/2015/06/how-to-grow-herbs-kitchen
Keep these great reviews coming! We really appreciate them. Without your support and patronage, we would not exist. Thank you! Here is a 5 star review on Yelp by John M. “I LOVE Urban Garden Center…They have a great assortment and plenty of options for plants, tools and accessories!” To make a review or to… Read More “I LOVE Urban Garden Center” 5 Star Review on Yelp
The editors of the Village Voice newspaper has voted us BEST GARDEN CENTER in New York City of 2014. East Harlem’s 20,000-square-foot Urban Garden Center is nicely situated, quite literally, on Park Avenue: on a median separating the north- and south-bound lanes sheltered by the Metro North train tracks. Inside, all the accoutrements one… Read More Best Garden Center in NYC by the Village Voice
Attention Property Owners and Managers! Introducing Security Planters made with reinforced concrete. Various shapes, sizes and finishes are available. Contact Dimitri Gatanas at Dimitri@UrbanGardenNYC.com for a quote
Innovative NYC Farm to Table Restaurants Discussion featuring our very own Sara Gatanas of UGC eats! As consumer interest in health and sustainability give rise to farm-to-table cuisine, restaurant owners, operators and chefs strive to find creative ways to offer healthy, sustainable food at affordable prices. Moderator Charles Platkin, PhD, JD, MPH, the executive director of… Read More Innovative NYC Farm to Table Restaurants Discussion
Did you check out our feature on Fox 5 NY with Rosanna Scotto and Greg Kelly? No worries, here is a link to the full video: http://www.fox5ny.com/good-day/239802380-video
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With things warming up flowers are on a lot of minds after weeks of cold weather. If you’re getting the itch to garden it’s important to know what’s safe to plant this early, and what’s not. Bulbs are starting to fade out and it’s time for summer stunners. “The weathers getting… Read More CBS 2’s Vanessa Murdock asks the experts
Are you having trouble keeping that lawn green? Replacing your sod every year? Can’t wait for seed to come in? We have a great new product called Garden-Mark Landscape Solutions. Faux Lawns are a great way to enjoy your yard without the cost of weekly maintenance. Perfet for pets, kids, putting greens, yoga, and more!… Read More Is that lawn kicking your butt?
Stalite-PermaTill®40lb (0.75cu ft)Natural, porous, expanded slate particles provide permanent aeration for clay or compacted soils. Also used for container gardens, aquaponics, and filtration. Discourages voles naturally. It is also being tested as a rat repellent here in NYC. online
Look who CBS 2 calls the Best Garden Center in NYC… Urban Garden Center! “Erratic weather patterns have made the starts and ends of seasons less predictable; but for those who can’t wait to welcome the green goddess, spring is eternally just around the corner. Growing season will soon be upon us, and with it the… Read More Best Garden Center in NYC by CBS
Check out an article we participated in with Irene Plagianos of How not to kill your plants! To read the article, please click here: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20150622/tribeca/how-not-kill-all-your-plants-green-thumb-advice-for-your-apartment
We are so excited to be in the May/June issue of Edible Manhattan. They put such a beautiful magazine together. http://www.ediblemanhattan.com/departments/worth-the-trip/tracks-grid-urban-garden-center-rises/ Here is a follow up story: http://www.ediblemanhattan.com/foodshed-2/urban-garden-center/ written by Carrington Morris.