Whole Foods Market – Foggy Bottom Phone: (202) 296-1660 2201 I Street NW Washington, DC 20037
Sun: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Mon: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Tue: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Wed: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Thu: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Fri: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Sat: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM
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
Mon: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Tue: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Wed: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Thu: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Fri: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Sat: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Trader Joe's – Washington Phone: (202) 296-1921 1101 25th Street NW Washington, DC 20037
Sun: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Mon: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Tue: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Wed: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Thu: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Fri: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Sat: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
About Bird Foods
If your bird usually eats seeds, it might take him some time to transition to pellets. Mix pellets in with seeds at first. In addition, moisten the pellets until he gets used to the new consistency of his food. Once he gets used to them, he will start gobbling his pellets up.
Health & Community in D.C.
Health and Community info
Grow a Food Forest in D.C.
A food forest is a multi-layered composition of food producing plant species. Implemented properly, a food forest is a low maintenance garden that combines trees, shrubs and ground plants to produce useful and edible food like fruits, seeds, nuts and herbs.
This is a great way to eat more organic food in your daily life.
A food forest is a permaculture design element consisting of seven layers from the canopy and shrubs on down past the soil layer.
Following are some options for your D.C. food forest. All of these plants are routinely available in areas where they thrive.
The field mustard is Introduced to DC. It requires precipitation between 35 and 55 inches of rain annually.
The field mustard is propogated by Seed. With a bloom period in Late Spring, the fruit/seed period begins in Summer and ends in Summer.
The field mustard (Brassica rapa) is in the Mustard family. It’s drought tolerance is Low and requires a minimum temperature of -13°F.
While a plant species may generally thrive and fruit in D.C., you may be in a climate that isn’t optimal.
Consult your local garden supplier or continue researching in order to find plants, shrubs and ground cover that match your specific hardiness zone, rainfall and direct sun.
We hope you enjoy creating your food forest! Submit a picture and your garden could be featured on this site!
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