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Founder: Victoria LeBeaux, PhD
Location: Washington DC/Maryland
Product: Ecofriendy Garden Kits and Classes
Certified Black Woman Owned Small Business
- Hortiki Plants provides ecofriendly gardening kits that make it easy for everyone to successfully and sustainably grow their own food.
- An eco-friendly Hortiki kit includes organic seeds/plants and growing media, biodegradable containers, accessories, instructions and expert technical support.
- Hortiki has a wide variety of unique gardening kits including creative STEM-based kits for kids and kits that make great corporate gifts.
- Hortiki Plants has been a featured star seller on major ecommerce platforms such as Etsy, Amazon and Target.com. With an average 5 out of 5 stars rating, customers have made it clear - they love Hortiki's ecofriendly garden kits.
- Hortiki Plants’ kits have been featured online by over 60 media outlets, including Country Living, Glamour, Good Housekeeping, House Beautiful, Marie Claire, MSN, Woman's Day, Women’s Health Magazine, and Yahoo.com.
Hortiki Plants Makes an Impact By:
- DONATING 5% of Hortiki Plants’ profits to organizations helping people and communities grow.
- VOLUNTEERING for food security, sustainability, and youth development initiatives.
- HIRING disenfranchised, under-resourced candidates.
- PAYING a living wage & providing full benefits.
- SOURCING ethically, sustainably, and investing in rural communities.
- COMMITTING to growing an ethical business by pursuing Certified B Corporation status
Victoria LeBeaux, PhD, has spent nearly 20 years training and working in sustainable agriculture. She is the founder of Hortiki Plants, an urban agriculture business based in Washington, DC. Dr. LeBeaux is on a mission to advance sustainable community development and to grow a whole lot of plants along the way. "I truly believe that if we invest in our planet we can provide healthier environments and economic opportunities for those that need them most. My dream is for Hortiki to be part of that solution."
Hortiki Plants Partnerships and Certifications
- Hortiki Plants is a certified Woman Owned Business. (Certified by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council).
- Hortiki Plants ecofriendly garden kits include USDA Certified Organic Seeds.
- Hortiki Plants kids garden kits are STEM.ORG Authenticated Educational Products.
- Hortiki Plants is a certified Black Owned Business. (Certified by U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. ).
- Hortiki Plants is an Organizational Member of the Mid-Atlantic Horticultural Therapy Network.