Ten Things You Need ...

  All are welcome! Our mission is to teach people to grow their own food. You don’t need any gardening experience to participate Our gardens are short term (2-5 years) on borrowed/unused urban land – we call them Pop-up Victory Gardens PGP is a membership driven organization....

What I’m Plant...

  We’ve had so many new gardeners ask, “What should I plant?” If you’ve asked, then you know what we’ll say: 1)   Think of what you want to eat, and then 2)   Plan your garden using a tool like the one you can find HERE It’s good advice, and it’s what we do ourselves. So: we’re starting...

Plant Sale + Bake Sa...

May 11-13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily 4642 N. Francisco (at the Francisco Brown Line Stop) Wondering where to get rare, organic, heirloom tomato seedlings? Want to talk to master gardeners or certified Square Foot Gardening instructors before making a purchase? Then join us for our annual...

Surprise, Surprise! ...

We opened registration on April 2 for our five new Pop-up Victory Gardens. Within 24 hours the “smallest” of our gardens was full. And there was a waiting list. And a clamoring demand for more plots. This caused some head scratching. I had always suspected that the closer we got...

Seeds with Stories

The Peterson Garden Project mission is to recruit, educate and inspire a new generation of home and community gardeners who want to gain control of their food supply, grow their own produce organically  and make urban food gardening the norm—not the exception. (And have fun in the process!)...