Non Timber Forest Products (NFTP's) -Woody Florals, Edibles & Teas, Soul Art, At-Risk Botanicals & More
Activity is always abuzz at Trossachs Woodland Farm. As part of our philosophy, we have a deep respect for nature’s ways, and we try to live with intention along side of it. This is why all of our products are farmed ethically and responsibly. We try to live our lives with the seasons, so you can be sure that anything you buy from Trossachs Woodland Farm is created and made available to our customers in the same manner! NFTP's are really just any product or service coming from the woods that excludes commercially harvested timber that have personal or commercial value. They fall into five categories: edible & culinary, specialty wood, floral, medicinal & dietary, and landscaping. Contact us by email for orders or find us at the Staunton Farmers Market.
Partial List of Species Available: Wild Yam Dioscorea villosa, Black Cohosh Actaea racemosa, Goldenseal Hydrastis canadensis , Stone Root Collinsonia canadensis , Hoary Mountain Mint Pycnanthemum incanum , Yarrow Achillea millefolium, Echinacea, Rosa Virginiana, Hypericum Prolificum, Passiflora Incarnata
Woodies and Wildflower Bouquets
Support native plants and wildlife by picking up one of our custom created woody floral and wildflower bouquets. At TWF we grow native trees shrubs, wildflowers and herbs specifically to foster the sustainability of the native wildlife that depends on them. Arrangements are made fresh can and include an assortment of herbs, grasses, wildflowers, botanicals and woody stems. They are truly a bouquet for your senses! Pick up a bouquet at our Farmers Market or join our Bouquet CSA to ensure your happiness today!
Our relationship with the land, flora and fauna is not something that we chose...rather something that exists through a will of its own inside of us... We are honored to lend our lives to the restoration of wild Appalachia. We are honored to be educators and also to provide an ethical, sustainable and reliable planting stock of forest grown botanicals and native seeds to beginning forest farmers and our local community. Contact us for the availability of the following bare root stock:
Goldenseal, Black Cohosh, Virginia Heartleaf GInger and Solomon's Seal Mayapple,
We’re proud to offer our customers fresh herbal teas made from herbs grown, harvested, dried and hand blended here on our farm. Our teas are made in small artisan batches and are available with seasonal intention. There are lots to choose from, and our offerings change depending on the time of year so you’ll always be surprised when you visit us. You should know that everything we sell at our store is grown responsibly and picked in season, so you can fully enjoy nature’s gifts.