A large hand-painted sign outside invites new members to join:
Inside, the theme is"water." A gorgeous painted mural decorates the side of the adjacent building. Community involvement is evident.
They have a large rainwater collection system for watering, and they even have a koi pond!
(I did see fish in the upper corner of this pond, even though they're not in the photo.)
The individual plots are lovely and well-cared for. Plus, there are gorgeous flowers everywhere!
If you live on the eastern edge of the neighborhood and are looking to join a local garden, definitely check this one out!
The garden even has a website, which details history and membership. The garden is organic and does not use pesticides!
Greene Acres is a NY Restoration Project, funded by Bette Midler to ensure community gardens will be available for years to come.