FSCS Window Garden

1400 Independence Ave SW
2624 S
Washington, DC 20250
United States
3 window boxes with native flowers and veggies, garlic, lettuce, basil, radishes, peppers for 4th yr

Garden Information

Garden Components

Garden Type/Components

Plant Types: 
Native Plants
Fruits/Vegetables/Herbs
Garden Types: 
Vegetable Garden
Container Garden

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.
education site
beautification

Sustainable Practices

What practices, methods, or techniques are being used or demonstrated to help conserve and protect our natural resources?
using native species that are naturally tolerantusing plants to attract beneficial insects
reducing or limiting the use of pesticides
using companion planting or interplanting
rotating crops to reduce the risks of pest and disease outbreaks