Whole Foods Market – Foggy Bottom Phone: (202) 296-1660 2201 I Street NW Washington, DC 20037
Sun: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM
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Trader Joe's – Washington DC-14th St Phone: (202) 986-1591 1914 14th St NW Washington, DC 20009
Sun: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
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Trader Joe's – Washington Phone: (202) 296-1921 1101 25th Street NW Washington, DC 20037
Sun: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
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Organic Food Growing in D.C.
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 D.C. food forest. These are all routinely available through many garden suppliers.
Known as having a Medium drought tolerance, the shagbark hickory (Carya ovata) is in the Walnut family. It requires a minimum temperature of -40°F.
The fruit/seed period of the shagbark hickory runs from Summer to Fall. It si propogated by Bare root, Container, Seed and has a bloom period in Late Spring.
In areas with an annual rainfall of between 29 and 80 inches, you might find the shagbark hickory, which is Native to DC.
Not every plant species listed as a food forest candidate in D.C. 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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Any statements on this website have not been evaluated by the FDA. Articles discussing organic food products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.