Deerfield Township Parks & Recreation

Community Garden Plots • Register •

Join your neighbors to cultivate fresh vegetables in the Community Garden.

Garden Information
  • 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.

Gardener Responsibilities
  • 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 pets
  • No motorized vehicles
  • No littering
  • 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.

PLEASE READ: LOCATION UPDATE
  • The garden location will remain at Kingswood for the 2017 season.
  • Significant sprucing up will be completed prior to opening day to address weeds and water access.

Additional Forms and Files:

Register Activity Ages Grades Days Date/Time Fees
 
  Registration is only available from 03/10/2017 to 03/30/2017  Log In to Register
2017 Carter Park Community Garden 
18 - 99  N/A  SuMTuWThFSa  04/01/2017 - 10/31/2017
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Carter Park
$25.00 Res, $30.00 Non-Res
5 seat(s) available
 
   This Activity is full  This Activity is full
This Activity is full. No waiting list available

2017 Kingswood Community Garden 
18 - 99  N/A  SuMTuWThFSa  04/01/2017 - 10/31/2017
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Kingswood: Community Garden
$25.00 Res, $30.00 Non-Res
0 seat(s) available


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