Find it Here August/September 2013

June 24, 2013

Green Getaways: Pittsburgh
Braddock Farms, 412-362-4769,
Cure, 412-252-2595,
Fairmont Pittsburgh, 800-257-7544,
Green Gears Pedicabs, 412-343-7334,
Habitat, Fairmont Pittsburgh, 412-773-8848,
Hamerschlag Hall, Carnegie Mellon University, 412-268-2000,
Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, CMU Campus, 412-268-2434,
Legume, 412-621-2700,
Old Economy Village, 724-266-4500,
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, 412-622-6914,
PNC Green Wall, One PNC Plaza, 888-762-2265,
Rachel Carson Homestead, 724-227-0205,
Salt of the Earth, 412-441-7258,
Six Penn Kitchen, 412-566-7366,
The Tower at PNC Plaza, 888-762-2265,

We Like This! Self-Watering Solutions
Self-Watering Conversion Kit: Gardner's Supply Company, 888-833-1412,; Trio Cottage Planter: Lechuza, 877-532-4892,
Garden Treasures Self-Watering Planter:
Herb Planter: Patch,
Self Watering Window Box, Plow & Hearth, 800-494-7544,
Self Watering Planter: Uncommon Goods, 888-365-0056,


Flower Power: Plants for Pets
Shawn Messonnier, D.V.M., practices at Paws & Claws Animal Hospital in Plano, Texas, and is the author of many books on natural health, including the award-winning Natural Health Bible for Dogs & Cats (Three Rivers Press, 2001). He hosts a weekly radio show called Cat Chat & Dog Talk with Tracie Hotchner every Tuesday at 8 PM EST (listen live at For more information on natural pet care, visit

Monster Tomatoes
Dale Thurber, Delectation of Tomatoes,
Jeff McCormack, Saving Our Seeds,,
Seed Savers Exchange, 563-382-5990,
Gary Ibsen's TomatoFest,,
Burpee, 800-888-1447,
Tomato Growers Supply Co., 888-478-7333,

Growing Fruit in Pots
Burpee, 800-888-1447,
Nourse Farms, 413-665-2658,
Stark Bro's Nurseries & Orchards Co., 800-325-4180,
White Flower Farm, 800-420-2852,

Earth Matters: Silver Fox Rabbit
American Livestock Breeds Conservancy, 919-542-5704,
Slow Food USA Ark of Taste, 718-260-8000,