#GnomeDependence

Join our 2017 board July 2 and put the the FUN in Fundraising! Since our eponymous garden was on the site of an original WW2 Victory Garden, we’d celebrated July 4 with fun stuff: costume parades, “plotlucks,” music, etc. Any excuse to get together as a community and enjoy...

First 2017 Garden Wo...

Thanks to all (more than 100!) of the amazing volunteers who came out on last weekend’s gorgeous, warm Saturday to help get gardens ready, repair beds, tidy up and show the weeds who’s boss! Check out some of our favorite pictures from the day. Want to share your photos? Tag us...

2017 Plant Sale List...

Our seedlings are grown locally this year by Montalbano Farms. All seedlings are certified organic and chosen to perform well in our Midwestern climate. We’re bringing back our best-selling heirloom favorites, as well as specially-selected disease-resistant varieties! Voted best local...

April Classes and Ev...

Spring is (finally) here! That means it’s time for our Annual Plant Sale on April 22-23 and May 5-7. This year is better than ever with all organic plants grown just for us by Chicago-favorite Montalbano Farms, plus a fantastic (and historic) location in the heart of Chicago’s...