Friendship Evergreen Community Garden at Ehrhardt Park

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Saturday Morning Coffee

The Garden Management Team is busy organizing monthly Coffee in the Garden sessions with educational content. Our first Meet and Greet session went very well with good attendance and lots of enthusiasm.The second Saturday of every month at 8:30 we…

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Roses, Roses, Roses

Our Community Garden is filled with beautiful memorial roses, so much so that not one is left to adopt at this time. If you have not been down to the garden, stop by to see them coming back from a…

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Let’s Get Planting!

Hi  It’s a wonderful time to plant your garden plot.  For extra help, Sean Hitch has been hired to be our garden coordinator.  He is in the garden Tues. – Sat. 7 am – 11 am. to answer your questions…

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Welcome Back Gardeners… It’s Season Two!

It is finally Fall and the new garden season is upon us. We have 67 plots this year and room for moregardeners. On Oct 1 you may begin working your plot. All plots have new, fresh soil and are ready…

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Preparing for the 21-22 season!

Work is under way on the 12 new plots, bringing out total to 67 plots this year. Soil is being delivered to refurbish the existing plots. The future artists wall has been refinished ready for artwork later this fall. And,…

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New Year, New Garden

As our inaugural growing season comes to a close, the garden is alive with activity. The Artist wall that will feature artwork by community artists has been refurbished! In addition, work has begun on adding 12 new garden beds for…

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An Uninvited Guest in My Community Garden Plot: June 2021

Imagine my surprise when I found this creature in my garden today. It is ½ inch in diameter and 3.5 inches in length. The head is to the right and the “tail” end to the left with the reddish projection. …

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New Features Coming to the Garden

We have some exciting new features coming to the garden! The board is currently working on adding 12 new beds to the garden, as well as a larger community plot. We are also continuing to develop a community space with…

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Rose Garden Dedication

This past weekend, members or the garden, Friendship Valley, and the community gathered together for the rose garden dedication. After many hours of preparation, building, and care, the roses came to life. This weekend, those who bought a memorial rose…

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Rose Garden Update

Early in January our rose garden began to take shape. Volunteers built the raised beds and tilled the native soil together with compost. Others researched appropriate rose varieties for climate, color and growth pattern. Even more work went into sourcing…

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