The Partners

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.

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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 what we’re bringing the market during this spring and more…

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You can purchase our Vegetable Planting Calendar in Oakland at our market booth, Helen’s Etsy store, or at Grand Lake Ace Garden Center.

Helen’s natural dye book, 10 Plants for Color is available at her website


Temescal Farmers’ Market
Sunday, May 20, 9-1 pm

The full complement of eggplants are here, lots of interesting varieties of sweet and hot peppers, Cossack Pineapple groundcherries, tomatillos, cucumbers and summer + winter squashes. A vast selection of delicious tomato varieties and pole + bush beans. Some herbs and natural dye plants. This is the last week for poppies and sunflowers.

Check out a new menu item called Customer Gallery.

We’re low on boxes to take your plants home, so if you have some, please bring them.

See you tomorrow.
Peggy + Helen


Her new book 12 Simple Pepper + Chile Recipe Ideas as well as her fruit, veggie recipe books and planting calendar are available at her Etsy store.