Community Gardens

Enjoy the bounties of your harvest! Rent a plot at the community gardens off Elmerton Avenue. Each 30'x30' plot is tilled and ready for planting. The 30'x30' plots are $15 per plot. Each gardener will receive several packets of assorted vegetable seeds. A limited number of special 10'x10' plots have been set aside for children ages 12 & under, cost is $5 per plot. Pre-registration is required.. 

2022 Returning Gardeners: 
If you completed the checkout process and returned your cards by 11/15/21, you will be notified by January 5, 2022 by the Parks & Recreation office. The 2022 registration process will be similar to last year, where you will process payment online and pick up your gardening packets at your convenience. If you are wanting additional plots, please click here to fill out this form. We will respond in the order in which they are received. All returning gardeners must respond and pay their 2022 fees by February 11, 2022 or we will release your plots from 2021.

2022 New Gardeners:
Click here and fill out this form if you are interested in becoming a gardener in 2022. We will contact you in the order in which your requests are received. We will not begin filling open gardens until February 28, 2022.

GPS - Longitude 76.863874, Latitude 40.293420
The gardens are located on the corner of Elmerton Avenue and State Farm Road near the Harrisburg city line. From Cameron Street take Elmerton Avenue east. Turn right on State Farm Road. Click here for directions.