This is a new thread for community projects such as neighbourhood growing groups, street tree bed planting and 'guerilla gardening'.
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Through the covid lockdown period (since March 2020) we have started a mutual aid group that runs a community gardening club. Based in North London, we support neighbours over four residential streets. Most people in the group are new to growing. We have been giving out veg and flower seed, exchanging cuttings, bulk buying together, helping each other in our gardens, supporting our local GCs. We have also started a little community flower bed where a street tree has been removed and not replaced. Most of our gardens are of small, Edwardian terrace houses and flats, a full mix of social housing, rentals and private owned. Some residents have no gardens and are growing in window boxes, hanging baskets or in their kitchen. We support growing as inclusively as possible, free or cheap, to all levels of experience.
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Below are montages of our group harvests in the past few months. Tomatoes have been the big smash of the year. Many of the growers (nearly all first timers) grew Gardeners' Delight cherry toms and had good success.