Summer Row Community Garden

 

In 2010, the residents of Summer Street decided to give purpose to an empty patch of land tucked away behind the street, which had descended into a makeshift dumping area. The resulting Summer Row Community Garden is a communal space, with community members from the surrounding area joining the garden on a voluntary basis, to grow herbs, flowers, fruits and vegetables which are harvested and shared each week. In addition, the garden committee organise community events held in the garden. There is a composting system onsite and most of the water requirements are met by water harvesting facilities that collect rainfall from the poly-tunnel and neighbouring buildings. Organic growing is practised as much as possible.

Where:   Summer Street North, D1. off the North Circular Road at the junction of Summerhill.

When:    From 1pm to 4pm on Saturdays (we open earlier during winter months)

Contact us to confirm times.

Contacts:

 Michael Keigher michael.keigher@gmail.com
Daniele daniele.ponzo@gmail.com

https://www.facebook.com/summerrowgarden

 


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