Looking for space to grow your own fresh vegetables and herbs? Look no further than the Wilson Community Garden in Lafayette. Located at the intersection of West Emma and Miller Streets, 500 S. Miller Ave., you can reserve your own little piece of farmland right in the middle of town.
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To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow. –Audrey Hepburn
Why choose Wilson Community Garden?
Garden through 2021 - No season closing date
Garden through the winter
Retain your selected plot for 2022 and on!
8'x10' tool storage shed
Dumpster on concrete pad for garden waste
Crusher fine paths within the gardens
Additional parking - parallel parking spots along alley allowing easy loading/unloading access to garden plots
Year-long reservations - at end of reservation period, current gardeners will have first option to rent the same plot for each succeeding year
Exciting new improvements
Wilson Garden improvements are underway! Arrow J Landscape & Design will return as contractor to install additional garden plots, pathways, perimeter fencing, a sidewalk along Emma Street and S. Miller Ave, and upgrades to irrigation for Lafayette gardeners. Local Lafayette architect, and neighbor of Wilson Garden, Kurt Munding, has provided the design for both phases of the improvements. This will be a welcome upgrade to the Wilson Community Gardens!
All the features listed below should be completed according to the construction schedule by the end of March (weather permitting).
15 New 10'x20' garden plots
14 New 10'x10' garden plots
Concrete sidewalk on Emma Street and Miller Ave.
Fencing around the perimeter
Named entry way structure
Pollinator wild flower mix in the north west corner