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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Gardening Resources

Friends of Portland Community Gardens
Friends of Portland Community Gardens has been a hands-on advocacy resource for the Portland gardening community for over 30 years. We empower gardeners to make the most of their community garden plots by providing communal supplies such as compost and tools.

Organic Gardening

How to Garden Organically

  • No synthetic chemicals (herbicides, pesticides or chemical fertilizers) are allowed unless they are listed on the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) product list: http://www.omri.org/omri-lists/download

Planting and Harvest Calendars

Soil and Composting

Season Extension

 Invasives

Photos of model garden plots: http://www.flickr.com/photos/84624234@N03/show/


RESOURCES TO RUN A COMMUNITY GARDEN


PORTLAND COMMUNITY GARDEN BLOGS


STARTING A NEW COMMUNITY GARDEN