There are great garden plots available in Santa Fe’s community gardens. If you are interested in gardening this summer but don’t have the space to do it or want to learn more about gardening, or just enjoy the camaraderie of gardening with others—run, don’t walk, to one of the following community gardens. They’re available on a first come, first serve basis and are going fast!
CITY OF SANTA FE COMMUNITY GARDENS
The are currently 6 City of Santa Fe Community Gardens. The plots are available for a fee of $15 each. Some may still have plots available. Contact Jessie Esparza at 955-2106 for information about availability and locations. They are:
• Amy Hetager Community Garden
• Maclovia Community Garden
• Cielo Vista Community Garden
• Alto Street Community Garden
• Adam Armijo Community Garden
• Colonia Prisma Community Garden
OTHER COMMUNITY GARDENS
The Railyard Community Garden is still accepting applications for 50 square ft. parcels. The plots are available for a fee of $15 each. Planting will begin in April. For more info contact to Eric at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Milagro Community Garden is currently accepting new gardeners and has a waiting list. Plots are approximately 10’ by 16’ and membership is $25 per year, with a one-time fee of $30 the first year. Full and partial scholarships are available. Contact MilagroGarden@yahoo.com for more information.
The Eldorado School Community Garden offers 4×8′ individual beds as well as membership in an approx. 3000 sq. ft. communal or “circle” garden. There is a one-time membership fee of $30 plus $30 for an individual bed or $35 for the circle garden. Visit the garden on Facebook and contact Carol Robles email@example.com or 240-478-8685 to sign up.