We want to help everyone to grow at least a bit of their own food. Our focus is on regenerating soil health, which leads to more nutrient-dense food and a healthier you!

 

Try our Grow-It & Know-It Custom Education Package

It includes:

  • 1 hour of one-on-one Coaching (on the phone, over Skype, or in person if you live in the West Kelowna or Kelowna areas)
  • Our Growing Guide for the plants you love to grow
  • A tailored planting plan including crop rotation recommendations
  • A pest and insect management guide

 

Consulting

Build your new landscape with the help of our expertise and guidance. If you prefer to do the design or landscaping work yourself, then you may want to take advantage of our consulting service. We will advise on any site from an existing landscape, untouched land, or a new site.

Consultation is available at a rate of $75 for 1.5 hours (a small yard will generally take 1 hour); travel costs will be applied for consultations outside of the Kelowna/West Kelowna area.

 

Vegetable Gardening Consultation

There is a lot to know when it comes to vegetable gardening- this is why it’s a wonderful life-long hobby. But why wait a life-time when you can have excellent produce this year?!

As specialists in edible gardening, we will help you get your organic garden off to the best start during a 1-2 hour consultation.

 

raised bed veggiesWhat you can expect from a vegetable garden consultation with Growing Inspired:

  • Basic site and soil analysis, and how you can work with areas of sun, shade and wind to grow productively
  • A list of plant varieties that will suit your present or future growing conditions, ie raised beds, a small or large garden plot, or container garden area
  • Tips for improving and maximizing soil health
  • Watering & mulching recommendations
  • Recommendations of plants and techniques for natural insect control
  • Suggestions for how best to grow vegetables and fruits already on your property

 

Regenerative Landscape Consultation

Do you wish to make your property and home function in a way that is both energy and water efficient, and makes use of the resources you have on site?

lower_garden_July_2014_2By applying permaculture techniques and design, we can address the needs of your home and garden by working with the natural characteristics of your site, improving ecological life while making your property more self-sufficient.

What to expect from a regenerative landscape consultation:

Site Analysis – identification of your site’s structures and characteristics including:

  • Wind and sun directions
  • Water flow and opportunities for water catchment
  • Identification of existing plants on the property

 

Plant suggestions – to suit your needs, lifestyle and vision for your landscape

  • Can include Xeriscape (dryland) plants as well as edible or medicinal plants
  • Plants to attract beneficial insects or to aid in natural insect control
  • Plants that provide both function and beauty for three to four seasons

Low-water irrigation suggestions – identification of opportunities for mulching and water catchment