In addition to producing locally grown food, community gardens offer a variety of benefits to residents. Studies suggest gardening may improve one's health and quality of life; encourage social interaction; beautify neighborhoods; and reduce crime.
The City of Greenville offers unique gardening opportunities:
2. Start a new garden by leasing a plot from the City of Greenville: Click here for leasing information, as well as more community gardening resources.
For leasing information, call 252.329.4498.