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    2. Susan Jacobs Susan Jacobs

Community Garden

Located on Zoellner Road, just south of Compton Rd, 40 plots were planted and tended during the 2016 growing season by members of the Colerain community and members of the church.  Applications for plots for 2017 are now being taken.  Call the church office at 513-385-8342 or CLICK HERE for application form.

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                                    10' x 20': $25/year             20' x 20':  $40/year

Not sure what size plot would be best for you?  We recommend a 10' x 20' plot for all new gardeners.  

What Size Garden Plot is Right for Me?

10ft x 20ft = 200 square feet

Best for: New gardeners, singles, couples, and other busy people

Estimated labor:  3-5 hours/week of weeding, watering, harvesting

Example of what can fit in a half plot (ALL of the following): 

  • 10 tomato plants = 50-100+ lbs of tomatoes
  • 10 pepper plants = 40 bell peppers
  • 4 squash or zucchini plants = 20 squash or zucchinis
  • Two rows of lettuces = 8 plastic grocery bags full
  • Two rows of kale/chard/collard greens = 15 plastic grocery bags full
  • 10 cucumber plants = 20 cucumbers
  • A few plants of assorted herbs

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20ft x 20ft = 400 square feet

Best for:  People with experience gardening, families with children, people who want to try canning/preserving excess produce

Estimated labor:  6-8 hours/week of weeding, watering, harvesting

 

Example of what can fit in a standard plot (ALL of the following): 

  • 15 tomato plants = 80-150+ lbs of tomatoes
  • 10 pepper plants = 40 bell peppers
  • 8 squash or zucchini plants = 40 squash or zucchinis
  • Three rows of lettuces = 12 plastic grocery bags full
  • Three rows of kale/chard/collard greens = 25 plastic grocery bags full
  • 15 cucumber plants = 30 cucumbers
  • One row of beans = 5 lbs
  • One row of carrots = 5 lbs
  • 8 broccoli plants = 4 lbs
  • Assorted herbs

 

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