About our Affiliate Gardens

Urban Harvest’s Affiliate Garden community includes one of the largest networks of edible gardens in the country. Our organization teaches people how to start and maintain a community garden; provides volunteers, materials, and seasonal plants; and offers ongoing training, education, and expertise on community engagement, gardening skills, and healthy eating to affiliate gardens.

Some Benefits of Becoming an affiliated garden include:

  • Individual and group volunteer referrals
  • Complementary spots in our gardening classes
  • Listing in our Affiliate Garden Map
  • Free plants, materials, and education at Hub Distributions
  • Participation in Adopt-a-Garden
  • Gardening advice
  • Free seeds from Urban Harvest’s seasonal seed bank
  • Discounts on gardening supplies from the following local retail locations:
  • Nature’s Way Resources
  • Quality Feed & Garden Inc.
  • RCW Nurseries
  • Subscription to our quarterly planting guide
  • Ability to post on our Community Garden Facebook Group

How to Become an Affiliate Garden

  1. Provide Urban harvest with up-to-date contact information for our database, including:
    • Garden address and full name
    • Garden leader and contact information
  2. Schedule a visit with the Community Gardens Committee to come see your garden.
  3. Complete the Becoming an Affiliate Garden Survey
  4. Purchase a Community Garden Affiliate sign for your garden. For more information or to order a community garden sign please contact meagan@urbanharvest.org

Our Affiliate Gardens

Click and zoom on the interactive map below to find out more about our affiliate Houston community gardens!