Sumner Park District Community Garden

Plots are available for the 2021

Community Garden Season!

See information below on how to get yours!

How to Get Your Plot!

  • Required Information: Name, phine number, and email

  • No cost required!

  • Email us at sumnerpark@outlook.com

  • Message on Facebook

  • Call us at 815-239-1083

  • Send a letter to P.O. Box 660 Pecatonica, IL 61063

  • Plots will be assigned on a first come first serve basis. Preference will be given to Pecatonica residents.

 

Location and Plots

  • Blassingham Park, West of playground equipment

  • 9 plots available, 3 ft x 3 ft each

 

Allowed Plants and Restrictions

  • All vegetation is permitted including fruit, flowers, and vegetables

  • Plots must be maintained by the person/family/families assigned to it. Any plot left un-tended will be cleared by the Park District.

  • Watering must be done in-person. Sprinkler systems and hoses left on will not be permitted.

  • Pesticides and toxic substances will not be permitted.

 

Equipment and Supplies

  • Plots will be tilled and prepared by the Park District.

  • The water pump at the park will be accessible to the participants.

  • All seeds, plant starts, gardening tools, and watering cans will be supplied by participants

  • Participants can fence their plot as desired as long as it does not interfere with other plots or restrict access to the Park District.