How to Get a Garden Plot (and what you get)
— We'd Love to Grow With You!
Full plots for $45 are 20 X 25'. A half plot for $25 is 12 X 20'. A plot for the season, mid-May to mid-October includes:
- Tilling of the soil ready for planting
- Some free vegetables and seeds
- Use of garden tools and wheel barrows
- Access to utility sinks and rest rooms as well as refreshments
- Coaching from experienced gardeners (and availability of Master Gardeners)
- Garden events such as Ice Cream Social, harvest pot luck
- Multiple health benefits in a convenient, urban retreat, a way to connect with nature and a special community, volunteer opportunities, and of course, fresh vegetables!
NOTE: Plots for the 2021 season are SOLD OUT.
A list is maintained for everyone interested in gardening at Ben Franklin Community Garden. First, returning gardeners are offered the opportunity to have a plot. Plots that remain are offered to individuals on the interest list on a first-come, first-served basis.
To be added to the waiting list for a 5' by 10' year-round raised bed October-October (10/15/21-10/14/22) pleasse complete and submit the Ben Franklin Community Garden RAISED BED Interest Form 2021-2022 Season (https://forms.gle/V3BRjX5G6NqQ5QwU8).
We look forward to gardening with you!
Questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ben Franklin Community Garden is a program of
Old Brooklyn Community Development Corporation
4274 Pearl Road, Cleveland, OH 44109
The Garden is located behind Ben Franklin Elementary School, 1905 Spring Road, Cleveland 44109.
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