Innovative NYC Farm to Table Restaurants Discussionfeaturing 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 the Hunter… Read More Innovative NYC Farm to Table Restaurants Discussion
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 Urban… Read More Check out our feature on Manhattan Sideways!
RETAIL SHOP IS OPEN EVERYDAY9 TO 7 The Urban Garden Center is fully stocked for fall! We have a beautiful collection of houseplants and ceramic pottery to pair them with. Some cool new items like the FiberStone collection and vintage options as well. We always have recycled pallet planters on hand too! We have lots of fall… Read More Garden Center is open daily 9 to 7
Gardening, landscaping and garden design services available. Need a gardener? Urban Garden Center’s garden design & installation division, GRNRF, is available to discuss your design needs today. We also do consultations by e-mail and by phone. GRNRF pronounced \’grēn-‘rüf\ was formed in 2010 to create amazing outdoor spaces using a combination of tried… Read More Gardening, landscaping, and garden design services available
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
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