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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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Renew Your Garden Plot

Ready to renew and pay for your reservation for the 2017 - 2018 garden season? Please take time to review the garden policies and liability statement. By paying or accepting scholarship assistance for your plot, you agree to abide by the garden policies.

Please Note:  Plot prices will be increasing for the 2017- 2018 garden season.  The new plot fees will be as follows:

  • A - ADA Accessible Raised Bed (4x8x2 sq. ft.) - $20
  • E - Starter Plot (approx. 50 sq. ft.) - $15
  • G - Single Plot (approx. 100 sq. ft.) - $30
  • J - Standard Plot (approx. 200 sq. ft.) - 57
  • P - Double Plot (approx. 400 sq. ft.) $110
  • V - Quad Plot (approx. 800 sq. ft.) $200

Payment is due by November 17, 2017.

  • Renew in person
    Registered gardeners can renew plots in person for the 2017-2018 community garden season at any of our fall renewal events. Come to an event to pay for your plot for next year, complete a scholarship application, request a different plot, and update your contact information. See the 2018 Fall Renewal Events Schedule
  • Pay online:   
    Log in to your Portland Parks account and click on the Register Now! tab
    *If this is your first time logging in online, follow the step-by-step instructions  

  • Pay by phone: 
    Call our PP&R Customer Service Center, 503-823-2525, Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5:15pm

  • Pay by mail or in person:  
    PP&R Customer Service Center  
    111 SW Columbia Street, Suite 660   
    Portland, OR 97201  
    *With your payment, enclose a payment form. Check or money orders should be written out to City of Portland with your garden name and plot number in the memo line.

  • Request a scholarship:
    We can offer scholarship assistance to gardeners with limited income. Please complete the scholarship form and return it to the community garden office.

If you would like to contribute to the scholarship fund to help support a fellow community gardener with limited income to grow healthy, fresh, and culturally significant produce for their families, you are welcome to include your contribution with your plot payment.

The City of Portland is a duly incorporated municipality in the State of Oregon exempt from federal taxation pursuant to 26 USC 115(2) as a tax exempt public corporation. Contributions to the City of Portland are defined as charitable contributions pursuant to 26 USC 170(c) (1), and are deductible as provided by federal law. The City of Portland, Oregon federal tax identification number is 936002236.

Refund and Cancellation Policy
To cancel your plot and request a refund, contact the community garden office at or call 503-823-1612. We will issue a full refund for cancellation and refund requests received within two weeks of payment. All fees will be retained by Portland Parks & Recreation for cancellations made after two weeks of payment.

Do you have a co-gardener?
A co-gardener is anyone who is gardening with you in your plot. If they have been listed as the co-gardener longer than anyone on the wait list, the co-gardener can become the primary gardener if you choose to release your plot.

To add a co-gardener, send their first name, last name, phone number, email, and mailing address to or call 503-823-1612. Their information will be added to your file and community garden correspondence.

Contact Us
PP&R Community Garden Program
6437 SE Division
Portland, OR 97206
503-823-1612 (office)
503-823-2246 (fax)