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Site Selection

Site Selection

The following outlines important considerations for designing and setting up a workplace garden site. Careful thought about site selection and garden infrastructure early in the planning process will ensure a site that best suits the goals of your project and the meets the needs of your employee gardeners.

Site Selection

When selecting your garden site, there are several site conditions you should take into account early in your planning process.  Even if your site does not have all of the following optimal site conditions it is important to consider the site’s potential for meeting plant, participant, and site-use needs.

  • Optimal Site Conditions
  • Growing Space
  • Garden Beds
  • Pathways
  • Width
  • Water
  • Crop damage control
  • Garden Structures
  • Compost
  • Relaxation/Leisure

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