Tag Archives: Volunteers

Getting into the flow

The volunteers at Ben Nobleman Park Community Orchard are finally getting into the flow…of our new irrigation system that is.  We raised money for it’s installation in 2009 and it was installed in October that year. But due to various … Continue reading

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First Blooms

It’s taken over 200 volunteer hours and we’ve finally weeded the perennial bed in Ben Nobleman Park. Under the thistle, almost choked by the quackgrass and hidden by the overgrown junipers, we uncovered some lovely purple coneflowers, a lovely drought … Continue reading

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Recognize this bed?

So, do you recognize this bed?  This is what the Ben Nobleman Park perennial bed looks like after about 180 volunteer hours of research, redesign, weeding, weeding, weeding and planting together with hundreds of dollars worth of new plant material … Continue reading

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