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Community Gardens in Parkdale

Via our friends at Greenest City, anyone in Parkdale may join! The newest garden will be right next to Bickle Centre at UHN.


Where are the gardens?

  1. 17 Close Ave (new garden): JUNE start date
  2. Sunnyside & Queensway (new): SEPT start date
  3. West Lodge Community Garden (ongoing) Landsdowne, south of Dundas
  4. HOPE Community Garden (ongoing) Queen and Cowan

How do I get involved?

17 Close Ave (new garden)
COME TO THE ZOOM MEETING ON JUNE 1 – email to get zoom link

Sunnyside & Queensway (new)
email to be part of start up

West Lodge Community Garden (ongoing)
email to get on waitlist

HOPE Community Garden (ongoing)
email to get on waitlist

What if there are more people than plots?

  • We take people’s names and do a lottery system (draw names from a hat!)
  • People who do not get chosen go on a wait list.

Other info:

  • to join you can not have access to land elsewhere
  • this is prioritizing food growing, along with Indigenous plants,medicines and pollinators
  • You must live in Parkdale