Manchester Parkade Health Shoppe Phone: (860) 646-8178 378 Middle Turnpike West Manchester, CT 06040
Sun: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Mon: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Tue: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Wed: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Thu: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Fri: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Sat: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Healthy Harvest Natural Foods Phone: (203) 235-2092 477 S Broad St Meriden, CT 06450
Mon: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
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Thu: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Fri: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Garden of Light Natural Food Market – Avon Phone: (860) 409-2196 395 W Main St Avon, CT 06001
Sun: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Mon: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Tue: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Wed: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Thu: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Fri: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sat: 9:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Foodworks I (Guilford) Phone: (203) 458-9778 1055 Boston Post Rd Guilford, CT 06437
Sun: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Mon: 9:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Tue: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
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Sat: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
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Health & Community in Connecticut
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Organic Food Growing in Connecticut
Trees, shrubs and ground plants can be combined in a low-maintenance garden settings to produce edible food for the kitchen. Seeds, nuts, fruits and herbs can be harvested from a multi-layered food forest.
A food forest contributes to a diet with more organic options.
Permaculture design embraces food forests which have horizontal layers such as the canopy and a vertical layer such as vines.
You might find the following plants in a Connecticut food forest. These are all routinely available through many garden suppliers.
The fruit/seed period of the catbird grape runs from Summer to Fall. It si propogated by Bare root, Container, Cuttings, Seed and has a bloom period in Late Spring.
In areas with an annual rainfall of between 32 and 55 inches, you might find the catbird grape, which is Native to CT.
Known as having a Low drought tolerance, the catbird grape (Vitis palmata) is in the Grape family. It requires a minimum temperature of -13°F.
Not every plant species listed as a food forest candidate in Connecticut will thrive in your specific climate or area.
Take a weekend trip to your local garden supply store and learn more about which plants, shrubs and ground cover will be a great fit for your food forest.
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