The Garden at 485 Elm
People growing together:
a collaborative community garden in Montpelier, Vermont

Let gardening season begin!

We had a fun and productive first workday of 2015 at the Garden at 485 Elm. When the garden looks like this:

032715 Workday-FRozen Brussels sprout stalk

032715 Workday-Garden beds under snow





The work happens in here.

032715 Workday-Paij, Irinia, Sophi & Cindy

We organized gardening supplies and set up for indoor work.






032715 Workday-Jason gets tools from shed

Last year’s tools need some attention.








032715 Workday-Bernice preps pitchfork

Tools were rubbed with sandpaper and linseed oil.








032715 Workday-Paij gets potting soil

Mixing up potting soil.








032715 Workday-Sophi plants seeds

Planting seeds.









032715 Workday-Sheryl checks starts2








032815 Starts on sunporch

The garden begins to grow.