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Become a Garden Steward

Would you like to garden with a group of volunteers, help at the Blooming Saint Paul greenhouse and nursery, or just spend some quiet time on your own maintaining a favorite public garden near you? If yes, click here. For volunteers looking to log hours, click here.

Looking for A Vegetable Plot?

Visit Gardening Matters or call 612-492-8964 for more information on gardening resources and on how to get your own community vegetable garden plot.

Start a Community Garden

Interested in starting a new community ornamental or vegetable garden on Park Property? Contact Mary Henke-Haney, Garden Education Coordinator at or 651-632-2427. For information about community gardens on HRA properties and HRA Garden Lease Guidelines, click here. For information about community gardens on Public Work right-of-ways, contact David Kuebler at

Rain Gardens

Learn more about rain gardens.

Gardening Policy

Learn about Saint Paul's policies regarding composting, pesticides, boulevard gardens and more on our Gardening Policy page.

Gardening Questions?

Get free answers to your gardening and horticultural questions from Ramsey County Master Gardeners.