Community Gardens

Willowgate Community Garden

The Willowgate Community Garden is located at the end of Andsbury Avenue in Mountain View and offers 92 individual plots. The garden is open to adult Mountain View residents and current City employees that must adhere to the Willowgate Community Garden Policies.

Plot Cost Per Year

$135 per residents
$42 per Senior resident (55 and older)

Currently, all of the available plots are reserved. A waitlist, approximately 4-5 years long, is available. To be added to the waitlist, send an email with your full name, mailing address and phone number to kevin.defranco@mountainview.gov.

For more information about the Willowgate Community Garden, call the Recreation Division Office at (650) 903-6331.

Senior Center Community Garden

The Senior Center Community Garden serves the senior community of Mountain View. Located down the street from the Mountain View Senior Center, on Escuela Avenue between Crisanto Avenue and Villa Street, the garden contains 63 individual plots. All gardeners must be at least 55 years old and residents of Mountain View.

Currently, all of the plots are reserved and there is a substantial waitlist. To be added to the waitlist, send an email with the following information to Sarah Foster:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone Number
  • Email Address
  • Birthdate

Current Gardeners

Members of the Senior Community Garden make up the garden committee, which meets four times a year. All committee members must attend one meeting each year to maintain their plot in the garden. All senior gardeners agree to abide by the Policies and Procedures.

Upcoming Meetings

TBA

If you are ill or out of town and need someone to temporarily take care of your garden plot, send an email to Sarah Foster.

Get Involved

Become a volunteer or sign up for the Senior Garden newsletter! If you are interested in volunteering or signing up for the newsletter, email Sarah Foster.

Helpful Garden Links

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