Medina USDA Service Center People's Garden

6090 Wedgewood Road
Medina, OH 44256
United States
We maintain a raised bed garden for vegetables and herbs.

Garden Information

Garden Components

Garden Type/Components

Plant Types: 
Garden Types: 
Vegetable Garden
Container Garden
Rain Garden
Wildlife Structures

Community Benefits

People's Gardens can benefit communities in many ways. For example, they can be used to help raise awareness, educate the public, and provide outreach on several issues such as: healthy eating and lifestyles, natural resources conservation, cultural and intergenerational connections, sustainable agriculture, or environmental education.
raise public awareness
provide outreach
improve food access/alleviate hunger
improve water quality
demonstrate water conservation

Sustainable Practices

What practices, methods, or techniques are being used or demonstrated to help conserve and protect our natural resources?
perennial speciesusing plants to attract beneficial insects
reducing or limiting the use of pesticides
controlling erosion
controlling storm water runoff