Gardens We Love

We’ve visited loads of gardens and wanted to show off their awesomeness!

Chapel Hill High School (Chapel Hill, NC)

**Fenced-in all-around, use of old greenhouse for storage of materials, taller garden beds for those with special needs, coffee bags under the beds to keep the animals from getting inside.

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East Chapel Hill School (Chapel Hill, NC)

**Fenced-in all-around, compost tumbler, locked bin for storage, great use of small space.


Forest View Elementary (Durham, NC)

**Enclosed within the school grounds, water catchment system, shed for tools, nearby sink in art classroom, science-centric curriculum.

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E.K. Powe Elementary (Durham, NC)

**Currently under construction but advocated the garden was advocated for in the city council(!!), 3 locations on the school grounds.

Longview School (Raleigh, NC)

**Compost bins far from the garden, enclosed Teich garden with herbs and delicate edibles and drip irrigation, fully operational greenhouse, vermiculture, horticulture classes.IMG_0277 IMG_0276 IMG_0275 IMG_0271 IMG_0268

St. Eugene Catholic Church (Wendell, NC)

**Fenced-in, water catchment system, 2 tool sheds, flowers and edibles.

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Garner Grows Community Garden (Garner, NC)

**Fully enclosed chicken coop (even on top!), water catchment system, completely fenced-in.IMG_0248 IMG_0250 IMG_0254

Laurel Park Elementary (Apex, NC):

**Compost tumbler, vermiculture, water catchment system, fenced-in, huge garden club!

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**Donates herbs to local pizza shop, compost tumbler, completely fenced-in, water catchment system, well-organized with rules, leaders for each classroom. 2012-06-28 09.33.57 2012-06-28 09.34.16 2012-06-28 09.35.56 2012-06-25 09.35.37

Glenwood Elementary (Chapel Hill, NC):

**Partnership with NC Botanical Garden, arbor in front of school, free-standing handwashing station, shed for tools, garden all over the school grounds.IMG_1160 IMG_1161 IMG_1162 IMG_1165 IMG_1170

The Community Farm at Chestnut Ridge (Efland, NC):

**Cool signage to remind folks about handwashing, greenhouse/hoophouse, fenced in.


SEEDS Community Garden (Durham, NC):

**Compost tumblers, loads of organization.6.15_SEEDS

Simple Gifts Community Garden (Apex, NC):

**SUPER organized.


St. Phillips Garden (Durham, NC):

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