What's Growing

The Elon Community Garden is full of vegetables, fruits, herbs and flowers throughout the year. The North Carolina piedmont climate allows for year-round production, so the garden is always full of life. Lists of the plants growing in the warm and cold weather months are provided, as well as specific crop links to the Garden’s Produce Guide.

Cold Weather Crops (Fall-Winter)

Vegetables  
Beets Bok Choi
Broccoli Brussel Sprouts
Cabbage Carrots
Kale Lettuce
Mustard Parsley
Radishes Spinach

Herbs

Flowers

Warm Weather (Spring-Summer)

Vegetables  
Asparagus Beans
Blackberries Cucumbers
Eggplant Okra
Onions Oregano
Peas Peppers
Pumpkins Rice
Squash Strawberries
Tomatoes Zucchini
Herbs  
Basil Mint
Rosemary Sage
Thyme  
Flowers  
Honeysuckle Lavender
Marigolds Zinnias