Houston Urban Gardeners (HUG) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We are proud to be inclusive and open to the public. Our meetings are free; you don’t have to be a member. At our meetings we give away snacks, coffee, tea and door prizes. We appreciate attendees who bring snacks, refreshments and door prizes. Of course, […]

Where We Meet: Moody Park Community Center

Multiserv center

We are temporarily meeting at Moody Park Community Center, 3725 Fulton St., Houston, 77009. The MultiService Center on W. Gray suffered a broken water main during one of the last storms, and the building is closed until it is completely repaired and cleaned up. The photo above is from our last meeting place at the […]

HUG’s Mission and Purpose


The purpose of HUG is to fully support Houstonians growing their own food and eating more fresh local produce. We do this with timely presentations at monthly meetings, an informative website (, a free, content-packed monthly e-newsletter, a Twitter and Facebook page, and a yearly home garden visitation event. To foster neighborhood interactions at every […]

Laurel's Garden

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    Cool Weather for May

    Do you have your heater or your A/C turned on now? The weather has been unpredictable but beautiful. Highs in the 80’s and lows in the 60’s. So the winner is (wrinkle paper noise): All the people that are using neither, and I think that’s a lot of us. I love going outside these last […]