Help name my Garden/Farm

nikki1977September 6, 2011

I started selling fresh herbs, cut flowers and veggies at the market this year, so fun! I was thinking of selling right from my home as well next year. I'm looking into all of that now, any tips much appreciated. I'm also racking my brain trying to name my little acre 'farm'. Something enchated sounding maybe? That's how people describe my backyard when they see it. We're also at the top of a hill. :) Thanks for any ideas!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

If you only have an acre and people call it enchanting, how about Enchanted Acre?

Naming a farm is hard to do, one thing that I did after coming up with a few names, I did a web search to see if there may be another "xxxXX' in the same area or not.


    Bookmark   September 6, 2011 at 6:07PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
magz88(5a - Central Ontario)

That is hard to name a place. I was going to name ours Minogin Gardens. Minogin means 'it grows well' in Ojibwe.

We were also going to go with 'Farthingdale Market Garden' since a farthingdale is 1/4 acre, which is what we have.

Here is a link to other units of measure for land area:

Good luck!

p.s. We ended up calling it Sanford Market Garden - we live on Sanford St. and it is in the middle of the city, so we wanted to emphasize that we were an urban garden.

    Bookmark   September 6, 2011 at 9:21PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I like enchanted acre! that sounds pretty. thanks guys!

    Bookmark   September 13, 2011 at 11:16AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

you're welcome

    Bookmark   September 13, 2011 at 1:30PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
purple plants better than green in winter
this is the first full winter season for growing in...
Herbs at market
I am going to be selling more of a variety of potted...
Mara des bois strawberry?
I have just discovered Mara des bois strawberry and...
Finding the right market
Other thread getting too long and going in too may...
Kalettes / Flower Sprouts
I'm sure a lot of you have heard the recent hype, or...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™