Saturday, October 12, 2013
Golden Hemlock Community Garden

Address: 5939 N 26th St. Tacoma, Washington

This garden has been thriving for years and primarily serves residents of a nearby senior apartment complex. Most gardeners share a Russian heritage. They have recently received a grant to build accessible (tall) raised beds.



  • Number of Individual Plots: 80
  • Size of Individual Plots: 3x5
  • Yearly Cost per plot: $60.00 one-time-fee
  • Individual Plot Availability: no wait-list at this time
  • Communal Garden Space: None
  • Gardener Eligibility: Available only to residents of the Golden Hemlock Apartments, low income housing for seniors
  • Gardener Requirements: Must follow written garden rules and guidelines
  • Gardeners can garden seasonally or year-round
  • Hours of Operation: are dawn to dusk

Contact: Fran Ortiz (Manager of Golden Hemlock apartments)

[email protected]

(253) 752-6491