Where are the Community Garden plots located?
The garden is located in Fryer Park, 3899 Orders Road, just north of the small parking lot east of Discover Drive as you enter the park.
What hours are Community Gardens open?
The gardens are open daily from dawn to dusk.
Are there any restrictions on who can rent a plot?
To reserve a plot, a renter must be a resident of Grove City age 18 or older.
How do I register for a plot?
Register online at bit.ly/gcpReg starting in February. Plot rental is for the growing season (until Nov. 30). Past renters enjoy an early sign-up period.
If you have not set up a new account since Jan. 1, 2023, follow the directions in the “Welcome” section. Upon registration, you will receive an annual garden agreement and liability waiver by email. Return completed forms by the date specified. After the agreement is received, a plot will be assigned.
What is the deadline to register?
The registration deadline is April 1 or until all plots are reserved.
What size are the Community Garden plots?
Raised garden plots are available on a first-come basis in dimensions of 4’x10′ or 4’x12′. Some elevated beds for physically challenged individuals are available by special request.
What is the cost to rent a Community Garden plot?
The rental covers the entire growing season.
- 4’x10′ plot: $20
- 4’x12′ plot: $30
- Elevated plot: $30
How are the Community Garden plots assigned?
After registration, an available bed of the requested size is assigned randomly. You will be notified via email of your plot number. Past gardeners have the first right of refusal on their past plot. All gardeners are expected to adhere to the Community Garden Rules.
When are plots available to begin cultivation?
The gardens are available to gardeners starting April 1.