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Annual Garden Party May 1, 2022

After a two year hiatus due to the pandemic, we are back with our family-friendly party outside in the garden! We’ll have live music, a silent auction of gift certificates and products from local businesses, a wine pull, and fun … Continue reading

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Herb Sale November 6 in the Southside Place Clubhouse

On Saturday Nov. 6, 2021 9am – 3pm our friends at the Herb Society of American, South Texas Unit, is hosting the Herb Fair. See: www.herbsociety-stu.orgwww.facebook.com/HerbSociety.SouthTexasUnit/

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Bluegrass in the Garden November 7 3-5pm

We mean the music, not the invasive grass! Join us for a picnic in the garden Sunday November 7 2021 3-5pm. BYO chairs and concessions. It’s a free and socially distanced, outdoor event.

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Wildflowers

After February’s hard freeze, the garden has sprung back to life. Check out these wildflowers in the back near the compost bins.

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What’s growing in our garden?

Here’s the new Spring 2021 planting layout

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Garden version 2.0

Thanks to the generous donations of many neighbors, members, and the City of Southside Place, the new raised bed construction is complete! The rotting cedar boxes were replaced with split-face block topped with custom-made cast stone caps. Designed by architect … Continue reading

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Proposal in the Garden

Yesterday, we witnessed this adorable couple get engaged! Their first date was a Tiny Boxwoods and he chose to propose in the Southside Place Community Garden on a beautiful winter day. He got down on bended knee in front of … Continue reading

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Fundraiser to replace wooden raised beds with split face block

Dear Friends of the Southside Place Community Garden, The wooden vegetable beds that were built by volunteers at the inception of the garden in 2013 have come to the end of their useful life and, after consideration of design alternatives … Continue reading

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The garden is open!

Although our parties have been postponed and the parks are closed due to COVID-19, our community garden is open. We are meeting the first and third Saturday of each month for our “work days.” Please wear a mask and bring … Continue reading

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Garden News January 2020

Garden News Volume 2- Issue 1 2020page1

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