"Creating Places Where People Meet to Grow"
Pikes Peak Urban Gardens
is a proud program of the Pikes Peak Community Foundation
Our mission is to:"cultivate, educate, and serve the community throughurban garden projects in the Pikes Peak region".
730 N. Nevada Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
The Backyard Vegetable
"A Monthly Primer for the Organic Gardener
in the Colorado Front Range and Beyond"
by Larry Stebbins
Now Available in Print!
This 207 book is nicely bound with over 600 full color photos
Cost: $29.95 + $6 shipping
To order please email: Larry@ppugardens.org
You will be emailed an order form. Fill out the form and return with payment to address on form.
When we receive your payment your book will ship within 48 hours
There are over 600 full color pictures!
This monthly organic vegetable gardening guide leads the beginner and veteran gardener through the seasons. It begins with how to plan and design a garden to many other tips and suggestions that will ensure a bountiful harvest. Although it was written primarily for the Colorado front range, it is widely applicable to most mid to northern states.
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A Brief Look at Some of Our Projects
PPUG is operating a 2100 sq ft greenhouse located on the city greenhouse site off of Mesa Rd. The harvest is shared with Seeds Community Cafe, LiveWell Colorado Springs and the rest is sold at public markets. Pictured, center, is Sean Svette, Lead Gardener for PPUG.
The Harrison families together to grow their own food. The Harrison School District has close to 70% of its students qualifying for free or reduced lunch.
We are 100% organic, biodynamic and chemical free!
Starting June 1: Every Thursday and Saturday
9 AM - Noon
Come browse, taste and if you like, buy some of our fresh organic produce to take home.
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