Deerfield Township Parks & Recreation
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Community Garden Plots
Join your neighbors to cultivate fresh vegetables in the Community Garden.
The Township expects to open the gardens the first week of April. A specific date will be emailed to plot holders.
The garden is open from 7am to dusk from April through October.
Plots are 4x4 raised beds.
Gardeners may reserve more than one plot.
Plot numbers are assigned by the Township and will be emailed to participants prior to opening day.
The garden design was based on the square foot gardening method. For more information on this method, please visit the
Square Foot Gardening website
Cultivating, weeding, and watering their own plots
Determining the best growing season for the crops they are cultivating
Ensuring their plot is in cultivated status by June 1st
Giving consideration to others by planting tall crops where they will have the least impact on neighboring gardeners. (Crops and structures over 6ft tall are not allowed)
"Putting their garden to bed" and leaving plots as they found them in the spring by October 31st
Common-Sense List of No's
No motorized vehicles
No loud music
No invasive plants (i.e. mint any variety)
No taking food that is not yours
Reserving a Plot
To reserve a plot, please log in to your account.
If you do not have an account, you can
create one here.
Senior Citizens, 60 years and above, will receive the resident rate. This reduced rate will be reflected in your cart at check out.
Additional Forms and Files:
Community Garden Notes
Carter Park: Garden Location Map
2017 Carter Park Community Garden
18 - 99
04/01/2017 - 10/31/2017
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
$25.00 Res, $30.00 Non-Res
3 seat(s) available
• Registration is available from 03/10/2017 to 06/01/2017
* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *
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