Veteran Reintegration Program at Chatfield

August 27, 2014 | Emilee Vanderneut
The growing season is in full swing at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield . Participants of the Veteran Reintegration Program helped plant and harvest vegetables on the five acre Community Supporting Agriculture (CSA) farm . They also planted pumpkins, decorative gourds, ornamental Indian corn and...Learn more
Barrel of herbs

Herbal Bounty

July 19, 2013 | Featured Instructor
One of the true pleasures of summer is the bounty of fresh produce from farmers markets, CSA’s and best yet, your garden. Herbs fall into my favorite category for growing and harvesting as they are some of the easiest plants to grow in Colorado. A lot of culinary herbs are drought tolerant, hardy...Learn more
Horticulture Internships at the Gardens

Horticulture Internships at the Gardens

January 20, 2011 | Ann Montague
Each summer college students from across the country descend on Denver Botanic Gardens to participate in our summer horticulture internship program. And even though there’s still snow on the ground, we’re already booking the fieldtrips and tours for the program. Designed to help students explore...Learn more
Community Supporting Agriculture at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield

Community Supporting Agriculture at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield

May 21, 2010 | Doris Boardman
Denver Botanic Gardens and Kaiser Permanente have created a first-of-its-kind community supporting agriculture (CSA) program. The community farm will provide fresh local produce to Colorado families. Made possible through a three-year, $500,000 grant from Kaiser Permanente, the CSA will operate as...Learn more