Winterville is proud to host its very own city-sponsored community garden near Pittard Park! We've been growing strong since 2013 and we hope you will come join in the fun!
The Winterville Community Garden is a place for sharing gardening knowledge in a collaborative environment; promoting self-sufficiency; providing healthy and productive activities for members of our community; promoting a chemical-free and sustainable source of food and beauty; and fostering a sense of community in Winterville.
What is a Community Garden?
A community garden is a piece of land gardened by a group of people for the production of fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers.
Space to grow food
Experience the fresh air
Get some exercise
An opportunity to connect with your neighbors
Time with nature
Peace & relaxation
Share and improve your gardening skills
Save money by growing your own food
Enjoy pesticide-free food
How Do I Join?
For a modest fee, you can own a shade-free raised garden bed measuring 8 x 4 feet with fertile compost and soil mix 12" deep. Each bed is ready to plant, comes with its own drip irrigation system, and is watered on an automatic timer. All you need to do is choose your favorite seeds, do the tending, and enjoy your harvest.
Please print the Community Garden Registration Form 2023-2024 (PDF) or pick up a copy at City Hall and return the form with your payment. Please read the Community Garden Rules & Guidelines (PDF) as well.
What's the Cost to Join?
The rental fee is $40 for one year. Payment for your plot is due by March 1st, and this covers one whole year (March - February).
Please fill out the form and take it, together with your payment, to City Hall. There will also be forms available at City Hall.
The “Rules and Regulations” is a separate document for you to keep for reference.
Encourage your friends and neighbors to join us!
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