This year, the Cottage City Community Garden partnered with @soilfulcitydc to grow and harvest Fish Peppers for Soilful’s Pippin Sauce. Fish Peppers are a native to the Caribbean and became popular in the Baltimore Region in the 19th Century in the fish and oyster houses. It was the secret! Artist and War Veteran Horace Pippin was instrumental in … Continue reading Soilful’s Pippin Sauce Launch Party
This weekend was a great harvest for the Cottage City Community Garden! We collected about 15 pounds of tomatoes, a peck of green and purple okra, figs, peppers, chiles and more! Even better, we’re sharing our produce with our neighbors. Stop by the townhall today and immediately following the town’s work session will distribute … Continue reading Produce Share at the Cottage City Town Hall TODAY!
Did you know when you save seeds from your garden that you are helping to preserve history? On Saturday, August 13, Mark Haskell of Friends and Foods taught the Cottage City Gardeners about Seed Saving. Traditional American foods are a hybrid of African, South American, European, and North American plants. Yams, okra, chilies, peanuts, and … Continue reading Seeds of Change: Seed Saving Workshop
COTTAGE CITY COMMUNITY GARDEN 2016 SEASON OPENER The Garden is located at the End of Cottage Terrace(4222 Cottage Terrace) 9:00AM – 12:00PM APRIL 2, 2016 The Garden is located at the End of Cottage Terrace(4222 Cottage Terrace) Come by the garden to get your hands dirty and help us continue to improve Cottage City Community Garden! Activities include: … Continue reading Cottage City Garden Spring Opener!
This week the following items are ready for harvest at the garden: 8-ball Squash Yellow Squash Green Zucchini Cherry tomatoes beets Sorrel Summer kale Lavendar Chives Oregano Continue reading What we’re picking | July 7, 2015
This week we are harvesting the following fruits and vegetables from our gardens Squash Cabbage Kale Arugula Continue reading What We’re Picking – June 15, 2015