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Design Your Garden


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So, you've selected a site for your new community garden!

The City of Calgary Parks will ask you to submit a drawing of garden layout as part of the application. See the full application at by searching "community garden application". The drawing must include the specific measurements of:


Garden Design Considerations


So where do you begin? Here are the steps to developing a garden layout with  the garden team members.

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design


Site Preparation

Sample Garden Bed Construction