Windy City Harvest Workshops Announced

http://chicagocommunitygardens.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/CROP-PLANNING-FB-PROMO.png

The Chicago Botanic Garden’s Windy City Harvest has announced workshops and classes that are a good fit for community gardeners. Crop Planning Workshop – Saturday, Feb 10, 2018 $75, 9am-3pm w/ an hour long lunch break @ 2800 S. Western …

Posted in Edu. Workshop | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Windy City Harvest Workshops Announced

Big Turnout at CCGA’s Second 2016 Perennial Distribution!

Despite the hot, muggy and threatening weather, representatives from 84 community gardens came to the CCGA Resources Committee’s Second 2016 Perennial Distribution at New Horizons Garden!  Each community garden representative received over thirty plants.  Elite Growers again provided over 2600 …

Posted in CCGA, Plant Distribution, Volunteer Opportunity | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Big Turnout at CCGA’s Second 2016 Perennial Distribution!

Spring Gardening Tips on WTTW

http://chicagocommunitygardens.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/eliza_on_wttw.jpg

Eliza Fournier of Chicago Botanic Garden just appeared on WTTW to share some tips on splitting perennials, bulb care, timing planting, and other spring gardening issues. Spring Gardening Tips on WTTW

Posted in Resources and Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Spring Gardening Tips on WTTW