Waco Gardening Resources

Do you know of more resources in the Heart of Texas area – for free/barter/sale – not listed?  Please contribute your thoughts, skills, and resources – using the comment section at the bottom of the page.  UGC is always looking for folks willing to donate tools and tillers and all other sorts of garden goodness.

General Garden

  • McLennan County Master Gardeners.  MCMG hosts membership classes every other year so that folks like you can become the more knowledge-able in the art of pruning, propogating, composting, and just generally planting.
  • HOT Master Naturalists.  A corps of trained volunteers who provide education, outreach, and service dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources and natural areas within Central Texas.
  • World Hunger Relief, Inc.  a Christian organization committed to: training individuals to work with communities in developing sustainable farming technique; educating people to conserve and share resources; and participating in local and international sustainable development programs
  • Homestead Heritage is an intentional community just north of Waco who have many resources and talents they share with the Waco community. They operate a grain mill, a bakery and deli, a general store for seed and tool buying needs, a pottery studio, a blacksmith shop, a wood-carving and woodworking workshop, and many other activities. You can tour the workshops throughout the year.

Mulch and Compost

  • Keep Waco Beautiful offers a variety of bagged gardening and yard organics – including compost, cedar mulch, humus, topsoil and potting soil.  Available seasonally.
  • HOT Master Composters offers worms for starting your own vermicompost, as well as workshops and monthly meetings throughout the year for becoming a better composter.

Freecycling and Bartering

  • Waco Craigslist Find resources for the farm and garden and beyond, all in the Waco area.  Everything from livestock to rabbit manure to free toilets.
  • Freegan.Info Connect with freegans and discover strategies for sustainable, eco-conscious living.

Recommended Seed Distributors (not Texas – either free or heirloom or just awesome):

Waco Garden Centers, Nurseries, and Resources

Bonnie’s Greenhouse

254-799-7909

5198 Orchard Lane

Waco, TX

Barrera’s Nursery & Landscape Co

254-666-9806

201 Sun Valley Blvd

Hewitt, TX

Brazos Feed & Supply

254-756-6687

1505 La Salle Avenue

Waco, TX 76706-3598

Color Spot Nursery

254- 757-1373

2901 S 12th St

Waco, TX

Empire Seed Company

254-772-5005

7319 Bosque Rd

Waco, TX

Empire Seed Company

254-756-1009

201 Elm St.

Waco, TX

Four Seasons Nurseries

254-752-4046

408 S 9th St

Waco, TX

Greenlife Garden Center

254- 776-2400

1312 N New Road

Waco, TX

Homestead Heritage

254-754-9600

608 Dry Creek Road

Waco, TX

Landscape Supply

254- 753-7900

1900 W Loop 340

Waco, TX

Organic Plus Nursery

254- 848-2103

10568 N River Xing

Waco, TX

Robinson Greenhouses

254-662-0311

628 N Robinson Dr

Waco, TX

Storm’s Nursery & Gifts

254-836-0022

9605 China Spring Rd

Waco, TX

Speegleville Nursery

254-848-7155

6610 N State Hwy 6

Waco, TX

Speegleville Nursery

254- 848-7155

7315 N State Highway 6

Waco, TX

Tim’s Greenhouses

254-754-1800

6501 Airport Rd

Waco, TX

Town and Country Gardens

254- 753-8361

603 S Valley Mills Dr

Waco, TX

Westview Nursery & Landscape Co

254- 776-2334

10000 Woodway Dr

Waco, TX

Westview Nursery & Landscape Co

254- 772-7890

1136 N Valley Mills Dr

Waco, TX

World Hunger Relief, Inc.

254-799-5611

356 Spring Lake Road

Waco, TX

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One thought on “Waco Gardening Resources

  1. I WOULD LIKE DIFFERENT KIND OF GOURD SEEDS ,DO YOU HAVE ANY
    TO SPARE. ANY KIND WILL DO THANKS IN ADVANCE

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