Where To Buy Fertilizer in D.C.

Gardening vegetarians! Make sure your organic fertilizer is also vegetarian. So, is bat guano considered vegetarian or not? Might want to stick to seaweed or compost organic fertilizers!

Fertilizer

Organic fertilizer brands you may find in D.C. or online

Acti Sol
Aggrand
Biolan
Biostar Systems
Biotabs
Black Gold
Dickers Garden
Durabloom
Ekosol
Espoma
Fertilome
Fire Belly Lawn Care
Fish Rich
Fox Farm Ferilizer
Gaia Green
Genesys Products
Green Star Fertilizer
Green Valley
Healthy Grow
Higa Organics
Husker Organics
Medina
Mighty Grow
Milorganite
Natural Origins Fertilizer
Omri
Pupuk Kaltim
Rain Grow
Scotts
Selli Vermi
Urban Farm
Whitney Farm
Wholesome Sweet
Wise Earth





Look for organic fertilizer in each of D.C.’s counties


Where to buy organic goods in D.C.

ORGANIC FOOD

Applesauce, Beer, Bourbon, Chia Seed, Chicken, Chocolate Milk, Cinnamon, Coconut Flour, Coconut Oil, Coconut Sugar, Coconut Water, Coffee Pods, Cookies, Corn Tortillas, Cranberry Sauce, Cupcakes, Donuts, Eggs, Energy Drinks, Flax Seed, Flour Tortillas, Fonio, Freekeh, Frozen Yogurt, Fudge, Gelato, Gin, Ginger Powder, Grass Fed Beef, Green Tea, Ground Coffee, Guacamole, Hemp Oil, Hemp Protein Powder, Hemp Seed, Hot Chocolate, Hot Sauce, Hummus, Ice Cream, Instant Coffee, Kamut, Liqueurs, Lupin, Macaroons, Milk, Muffins, Pies, Probiotics, Pu Erh Tea, Quinoa, Raw Honey, Red Palm Oil, Red Wine, Rum, Sake, Salsa, Smoothies, Soda, Sriracha Sauce, Teff, Tequila, Turmeric, Vodka, Wheat Bread, Whiskey, White Wine, Whole Bean Coffee

ORGANIC BODY

Acne Treatment, Anti Aging Products, Baby Clothes, Condoms, Cotton, Hair Conditioner, Lotion, Mouthwash, Onesies, Personal Lubricant, Sensitive Skin Care Products, Shampoo, Skin Cream, Socks, Toothpaste

ORGANIC HOME

All Purpose Cleaner, Bedding, Bird Foods, Birdseed, Carpet Cleaner, Cat Beds, Cat Food, Cat Litter, Cat Treats, Cotton Sheets, Dish Soap, Dishwasher Detergent, Dog Beds, Dog Food, Dog Treats, Furniture Polish, Latex Mattresses, Laundry Detergent, Lawn Care Products, Mattresses, Pet Beds, Pet Food, Pet Treats, Pillowcases, Root Stimulator

Locations throughout D.C. that may carry organic fertilizer

Yes! Organic Market
Phone: (202) 546-9850
658 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003

Hours:
  • Sun: CLOSED
  • Mon: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Tue: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Wed: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Thu: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Fri: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Sat: CLOSED

Whole Foods Market – Tenleytown
Phone: (202) 237-5800
4530 40th St NW Tenley Circle
Washington, DC 20016

Hours:
  • 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

Whole Foods Market – P Street
Phone: (202) 332-4300
1440 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20005

Hours:
  • Sun: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Mon: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Tue: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Wed: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Thu: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Fri: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM

Whole Foods Market – Georgetown
Phone: (202) 333-5393
2323 Wisconsin Ave N.W.
Washington, DC 20007

Hours:
  • Sun: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Mon: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Tue: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Wed: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Thu: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Fri: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM

Whole Foods Market – Foggy Bottom
Phone: (202) 296-1660
2201 I Street NW
Washington, DC 20037

Hours:
  • 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

Hours:
  • 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

Hours:
  • 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 Fertilizer

Many organic fertilizers are naturally occurring, but it takes work to turn compost into a fertilizer for your garden. You can also buy organic fertilizers that have been carefully made to give your garden the nutrients that it needs.

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 highbush blueberry is propogated by Bare root, Container, Cuttings, Seed. With a bloom period in Early Summer, the fruit/seed period begins in Summer and ends in Summer.

The highbush blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum) is in the Heath family. It’s drought tolerance is Low and requires a minimum temperature of -33°F.

The highbush blueberry is Native to DC. It requires precipitation between 32 and 50 inches of rain annually.

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!


Fertilizer Info

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