Peggy + Helen
Tomato Report for the 2017 season
In 2017 our favorite tomato varieties performed well and gave us lots of...
Temescal Farmers’ Market in the DMV parking lot • 5300 Claremont Ave,...
Natural Dye Plants
The nursery is branching out and adding a new group of organically grown...
Peggy Kass & Helen Krayenhoff have owned and managed Kassenhoff Growers Plant Nursery since 1995. We are committed to growing high quality certified organic plants that will thrive when planted in your garden.
Where to find us
We sell at Oakland’s Temescal Farmers’ Market in the Spring and in the Fall (not the summer). The market is located in the DMV parking lot on Claremont Ave near Telegraph Ave. Sign up for our email newsletter at the bottom of this page for up-to-date news on when we’ll be returning to market next fall and what we’ll be bringing and more…
Helen’s natural dye book, 10 Plants for Color is available at her website PlantsColorPlace.com.
Temescal Farmers’ Market
Sunday, Oct 20
9 to 1pm
More of the same plants as last week: lots of lettuce, kale, mustard, radicchio, endive, bok choi, broccoli, and cauliflower. Also some cilantro, arugula, English thyme, rosemary and Persian mint and a few alpine strawberries.
All kinds of edible peas and fava beans and some ornamental plants as well.
Peggy + Helen
Helen’s book 12 Simple Chile + Pepper Recipe Ideas as well as her fruit recipe book, planting calendar and 2020 Floral Calendar are available at her Etsy store.