Home Garden Beds
Want to grow food at home?
Bartram’s Incredible Garden Beds (B.I.G. Beds), a project of the Sankofa Community Farm, provides low-cost raised garden beds — including soil and starter plants — for residents living near Bartram’s Garden in Southwest Philadelphia.
To request a home garden bed, please fill out the form below. Garden beds will be installed between spring and fall in order of request.
If you’ve already applied for a garden bed, a member of our staff will be in touch soon with more information about when to expect your garden bed.
Please also check out our other resources for growers and gardeners, including free workshops, online resources, and more.
Sliding Scale Pricing
- Small garden bed (3 feet x 5 feet): $25-$100
- Large garden bed (4 feet x 6 feet): $40-$120
Costs include the garden bed itself, installation, soil, and starter plants.
If you are paying with an ACCESS/EBT card for seedlings and starter plants, we can supply the garden bed and soil at no additional cost.
Sign Up for a Home Garden Bed
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Resources for Growing & Learning
Are you learning to grow your own food or plants? Check out our resources for growers and gardeners.
Grow relationships and food sovereignty by growing your own plants in our community garden.
Interested in connecting with the land and making our community safer? Check out current volunteer opportunities.