hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

CG Size

  • Subject: [cg] CG Size
  • From: "Jim Call" <jimcall@casagarden.com>
  • Date: Sat, 11 Sep 2004 14:33:26 -0500
  • Importance: Normal

15 acres is huge for a CG.  Congratulations.  Your garden may be largest in the U.S.  The number of plots available for gardening is probably more important.  Our botanical garden is 42 acres but only 50 % is developed.  
Our garden, which is not a typical CG, has .4 acre of plantable area. The CG occupies about 1.5 acres.  Although small, we hope to harvest between 14K to 16K lbs of vegetables this year (see... http://www.casagarden.com/harvest.htm )
If I'm still directing this garden next year, I'd like to break 20K for total harvest (no, we don't harvest watermelons).
Keep up the good works,  
Jim Call, Volunteer CASA Community Garden Director 
-----Original Message-----
From: community_garden-admin@mallorn.com [mailto:community_garden-admin@mallorn.com]On Behalf Of utahgardens
Sent: Saturday, September 11, 2004 12:20 PM
To: community_garden@mallorn.com
Subject: [cg] (no subject)



I was recently told that our new community garden project in Sandy Utah (10 miles outside of Salt Lake City proper) when complete, may be the largest community garden in the country at 15 acres. I was just wondering what other large community garden projects are out there and if anybody knows if this is would be true.








  • References:

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index