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, New Place

Multiserv center

We meet the 2nd Monday of every month at 6:30 PM at Houston’s Multi-Service Center at 1475 W. Gray, Houston. Address and Directions: 1475 West Gray Houston, TX 77019 832.395.7333 The Multi-Service Center is on the south side of W. Gray between Dunlavy St. and Waugh Dr. It is directly across from Marshall’s and T.J.Maxx […]

About Us, Contact Us


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 […]

Laurel's Garden

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    Ah, Warm Sunshine

    After this long cold dark winter and spending much time indoors keeping warm, I’m suffering from mild cabin fever. This gorgeous weather seduces me to go outside, smell the calamondin blossoms and enjoy my yard. After a little time in the sunshine, walking around to check on my little darlings, harvesting veggies, admiring the edible […]