Kauai Gardening Resources

Mahalo to Tammy Davis for putting together these helpful gardening resources for Kauai residents interested in gardening! Under Construction


Veggie Starts & Plants

  • Heaven on Earth Starts – Eileen can be found Saturdays 9am-11am at Anaina Hou’s Farmers Market in Kilauea; she also hosts a plant stand in front of Hoku Foods in Kapaa, contact [email protected]
  • Garden Ponds Nursery in Kilauea next to Mini golf and behind Banana Joes. Open Wed-Sun 12 -5pm (808) 828-6400
  • Kaapuni Nursery – 5776 Kaapuni Road, Kapahi, Tues-Sat, 11-5pm, (808) 645-6303
  • Ancient Spin (Wailua/Remote) – veggie and perennial starts and cuttings; call Tammy (541) 510-9658
  • Malama Kauai (Kalihiwai) – often has plant sales and free giveaways; follow on social media for latest info
  • Rosies Gardening – islandwide plant delivery

Compost, Soil, & Materials

  • Home Depot (Lihue) – potting soil, fertilizers, pots, seeds, irrigation; can order online & pickup
  • Ace Hardware (Princeville, Kapaa, Lihue, Eleele) – potting soil, fertilizers, pots, seeds, irrigation
  • Garden Island Hydro (Lihue) – potting soil, fertilizers, pots, seeds, irrigation
  • Kauai Paint and Feed (Kilauea) – Hendrikus Fertilizer
  • Kauai Irrigation (Lihue) – irrigation systems and supplies
  • Heart & Soul Organics (Moloaa) – Compost, soil, mulch etc. DO not go when raining or just after big rain, too wet and heavy!) Bring a tarp, they will load for you. 6020 Ko’olau Rd. in Moloa’a behind fruit stand. (808) 823-1007
  • GEM – Green Earth Matters (Moloa’a) – Commercial/Residential green waste facility ($10 cubic yard tipping fee). Screened compost & mulch available for purchase. Pick up or delivery service avail. Contact 808-828-1114 or [email protected]
  • Kauai Nursery and Landscaping (Lihue) – located at 3-1550 Kaumuali’i Hwy. in Lihue. (808) 245-7747
  • Seascapes Nursery (Kilauea) – 5101, 4741 Kahiliholo Rd # A, Kilauea, HI 96754. (808) 828-0444
  • Wiki Wiki Worm Ranch (Kalaheo) – provides composting worms (vemiculture) and related products 808-639-2016

Soil Testing

Information, Support & Consulting

  • Ancient Spin – Tammy Davis, Consultant (Wailua/Remote) – specializes in permaculture garden design and sustainable systems; open to consulting for payment or trade. [email protected] or (541) 510-9658.
  • Master Gardener Helpline & Plant Diagnostic Tool
  • Topher’s Go-fors (Island-wide) – permaculture garden design, earthworks, and installation; hauling; irrigation; tree trimming; garden/landscaping, & Smart Mowing robotic lawn care services. (808) 631-7132.
  • Kama’āina Gardens (Kilauea) – Custom garden beds designed and assembled for your home. Local and organic compost used. Call or text 808-639-3007.

General Resources