Ready, Set, GROW Whistler

WELCOME TO GROW WHISTLER: THE COMMUNITY GREENHOUSE & GARDEN PROGRAM

Registration is OPEN! Please fill out the form located at the bottom of this page and use the Paypal buttons located below the form to submit payment.

Whistler’s community gardening program promotes social and environmental sustainability through greenhouses and gardens which encourage community members to grow their own organic vegetables.

Space is allocated to gardeners on a first come, first serve basis. Gardeners from the previous year and AWARE members are offered an early-bird registration for the upcoming growing season. Early bird registration for the 2017 growing season is now closed.

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Neighbourhood Greenhouses

GROW Whistler includes four greenhouses; two at Spruce Grove Park, one at Myrtle Philip School and one at Alpha Lake Park, each containing eighteen, 2.5ft by 8ft boxes. The Greenhouses temperatures are automatically controlled and beds are irrigated for automatic watering.

The annual fee of $75/year for a greenhouse box includes a wide variety of organic seeds, soil amendments, water, a gardening guide and lots of support. As the greenhouses are fully organic closed eco-systems and in the interests of keeping them disease-free, only seeds and materials provided by the program are permitted.

Thanks to volunteer Jim Cook, for his passion and wisdom in making this program a success.


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Cheakamus Community Garden

At Cheakamus Community Garden ninety 4ft x 8ft outdoor boxes are available for outdoor growing.

The annual fee of $75/year for an outdoor garden box includes a seed swap event, compost, water, tools, a gardening guide and lots of support.

This project was made possible by grant support from the Community Foundation of Whistler and the Union of British Columbia Municipalities.

REGISTER HERE:

PAY VIA SECURE PAYPAL HERE:

Single Box ($75) Two Box Bundle ($125)









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