Growing Community Gardens



  • Mon, 11/30/2015 - 9:20pm

     It's going to be an exciting start to the new year in January. The MLK Day of Service team at St Pete college has decided to support two important new projects at the Bartlett Park Community Garden.   ...

  • Mon, 11/30/2015 - 1:14pm

    Green Florida Partnering With Floridians for Solar Choice

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    Green Florida is committed to building a green economy here in Florida, beginning...

  • Sun, 11/16/2014 - 8:18pm

    The Bartlett Park Community Garden is getting ready to move forward with a solar-powered irrigation system for the garden.  Slated to launch on Martin Luther King Day, January 19th, 2015, the project is supported in large part by the Martin Luther King Day of Service project based at St...

  • Thu, 05/17/2012 - 10:15am

    Curious about how to share the produce grown at the Bartlett Park Community Garden?  The food we grow at the garden is available on a first come, first serve basis for anyone in the community on Harvest Days, which are currently Saturdays between 8:00 and 11:00 am.  The weekly harvest...

Bartlett Park Community Garden

The award-winning Bartlett Park Community Garden flourishes in the heart of Bartlett Park, a low income neighborhood near downtown St Petersburg. Volunteers grow food at the garden year-round, which is given to neighbors free of charge read more

Sustainable Yards/Paris Gardens

Paris Gardens are front yard gardens, installed by Green Florida volunteers with donated plants and soil, meant to keep alive the memory of Paris Whitehead-Hamilton, an 8 year-old girl killed by gun violence in Bartlett Park in April of 2009.  read more

Green Florida Garden Network

We believe community gardening is good for every neighborhood! As part of our efforts to strengthen community gardens throughout Florida, in 2010 Green Florida launched its Member Garden Network with the goal of helping community gardens in Florida save money and access the resources they need to be sustainable.  read more

Our Vision & Values

Green Florida's vision is of thousands of sustainable community gardens established in neighborhoods throughout Florida, helping those neighborhoods provide food, safety, enjoyment, education, and jobs for residents. 

Values - Environmental Sustainability, Building Stronger Communities, Respect and Responsibility read more