7thMay, 2021

Support the Food Bank at the Community Garden

May 7th, 2021|Categories: Garden|Tags: |

Gardeners Fred and Christal spend many hours in the various gardens they manage across the neighborhood - at the Crown Hill Center, Whitman Middle School, and the Holman Grove the garden in the triangle by the Petco. We are so lucky to have them here driving the vision [...]

29thApr, 2021

Root for the Kale!

April 29th, 2021|Categories: Garden|Tags: |

The gardeners are planting kale! We have such a perfect climate for growing kale, but the Crown Hill Community Garden was unable to grow it. When the gardeners took over the space, the dirt was full of club root - a fungus that affects the roots of most [...]

22ndApr, 2021

Huge Spring Haul to the Food Bank

April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Garden, Uncategorized|Tags: |

This week, the gardeners donated 100 pounds of fresh herbs and greens to the Ballard Food Bank. Boxes of chard and miner's lettuce along with piles of fresh herbs - all harvested from the land outside the Crown Hill Center. Before this plot was turned into farmable land, [...]

21stApr, 2021

Roundabout Meetup

April 21st, 2021|Categories: Garden, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Do you manage your block's roundabout or other right of way space? Or, Wondering how to start gardening in your roundabout? Join us on Saturday! Crown Hill Center 9250 14th Ave NW 1-2pm Meet up with your neighbors! Talk about your successes and challenges. Share and [...]