Gardener Registration


17 COMMUNITY GARDENS ARE REGISTERED BY GARDEN PROJECT:  Airport, Armory (full), Clifford Park, ELF, Foster (full), Hill, Letts, Lilac, North School, Okemos International, Orchard Court, Otto, Paradise, Risdale, Roots Garden, Slater Park and Towar. (Registration includes access to GP Resource Center.) Registration for GP community gardens is linked here

See map of GP community garden locations.

FOR OTHER AREA COMMUNITY GARDENS, more information can be found HERE. There are many other community gardens in our 7-county service region that handle their own registration and have plots available. Please connect directly with the garden leaders for plot availability and registration. Contact information can found at the above link on each garden’s page. All area community gardeners may access the GP Resource Center for seeds, plants and tool lending. Registration for other area community gardeners is linked here.

LOW TO MODERATE INCOME HOME GARDENERS are welcome to access the Garden Project Resource Center for seeds, plants and tool lending. Resource registration for home gardeners is linked here

For those 2021 registered gardeners who need to pay their overdue plot fee, use this 2021 Community Garden Plot Fee Payment Link.

Trying to decide whether community gardening is for you?

Read more about the benefits and time it takes to be a community gardener.

Whether you are a long-time community gardener or this is your first season of growing, questions about your community garden are natural. Check out a compilation of Frequently Asked Questions below. If you don’t see your question addressed give us a call at (517) 853-7809. Let’s keep the conversation going!

Email Garden Project if you would like to translate these FAQs into a language that you speak! Thank you!