Community Gardening

Green-Pride-GardenCommunity Gardening has many benefits.  If you are interested in learning more about community gardening in District Five we’d like to hear from you.

Presently, District Five leases vacant lots for community gardening from the City of Saint Paul.

The Community Garden season is from early May to late October.

Locations of District Five managed community gardens:


  • Green Pride Garden – Greenbrier and Lawson
  • Railroad Island Garden – 516 Beaumont

The two locations above are for residents to grow both edible and decorative items.  The below locations are only for growing decorative items.  No food is allowed grown here.

  • Police Memorial Garden – on lower Payne
  • Prairie on Payne – Pocket Park  (Payne-Phalen Pocket Parks)