Organic Gardening Owasso OK

Local resource for organic gardening in Owasso. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to organic vegetables and pest control, as well as advice and content on garden supplies.

Urban Garden
(918) 289-0018
3141 E 15th St
Tulsa, OK

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Ted & Debbie Flower & Gdn
(918) 745-0011
3901 South Harvard
Tulsa, OK
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Plants, Shrubs, Vegetables

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The Garden Trug
(918) 528-3828
3009 E 101st St
Tulsa, OK
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Vegetables

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Urban Garden
(918) 289-0018
3141 E 15th St
Tulsa, OK
 
Lawn & Garden Associate
74146-6913
5616 S 122nd East Ave
Tulsa, OK
 
Creekside Plants & Produce
(918) 443-2356
13103 S 4090 Rd
Oologah, OK
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Annuals

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Southwood Landscape & Nursery
(918) 299-9409
9025 S Lewis Ave
Tulsa, OK
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Tulsa Garden Center
(918) 746-5125
2435 S Peoria Ave
Tulsa, OK
 
Taylor & Sons Sprinkler Systs
(918) 624-2133
4657 S 83RD East Ave Ste C
Tulsa, OK

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Grogg's Green Barn
(580) 235-6175
10105 E. 61st St.
Tulsa, OK
 
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Organic Gardening | Tips to start an organic garden

Tips to start an organic garden

Millions of home gardeners all over the world use organic methods to grow fruits, vegetables, herbs, flowers and various other botanicals without the use of pesticides. There are many reasons to "go organic" in your backyard garden; you'll decrease your family's exposure to potentially dangerous pesticides and chemicals, enhance the wholesomeness of your food and improve the environment.

Soil Conditioning for Organic Vegetable Gardening

Vegetable gardening is perhaps the most popular application for organic methods, because so many people are concerned about pesticide residue on their food. If you're new to organic gardening methods, you may not realize that the key to pest prevention in organic vegetable gardens is to ensure that your soil is in top-notch condition.

Many soil conditioners and fertilizers contain non-organic materials, so consult an organic gardening book if you need help selecting the right substances to use. Some favorites include fertilizers containing fish, crab, bone or blood meal, bat guano, or manure. If these organic gardening supplies sound too icky, there are plant-, seaweed- and mineral-based fertilizers that also work well, without the smell or ick-factor.

In addition to these options, you may be interested in learning more about the organic gardening tip of composting, which involves saving certain kinds of household scraps. Over time, these scraps turn into a nutritious soil-like substance that plants love.

Organic Gardening Pest Control

The big question on many people's minds when they first contemplate organic gardening is how they will control pests. It turns out that chemical pesticides are truly unnecessary in gardens because there are so many natural pest control agents available.

The simplest organic pest control substances to use are multi-purpose organic sprays. These sprays, which contain a mix of herbs, oils and minerals, are formulated to work on most common pest species....

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