Garden & Rental Information

Saco Community Garden Plot Map


 Seasonal Plots

44 plots are designated as seasonal plots. 

The Garden season typically runs from April to early November. 

The Garden is opened and closed annually on dates 

announced by the Garden Steering Committee. 

Accessible Plot

Plot #7 is designated as an accessible seasonal plot. 

It is a raised bed designed to accommodate gardeners who find it difficult to bend over.

Year-Round Plots

Ten plots are designated as year-round plots. 

These plots can be over-wintered. Year-round plots are an additional $10 per year. 

What we Offer


Onsite amenities include: 

Individual 10' x 10' plots in quality loam augmented with 

MOGFA-certified organic compost.


Garden shed

Shade porch and picnic table

Wheelbarrows and hand tools 

Compost bins

Convenient parking 

Annual Fee 

Seasonal Plot, Saco Resident: $25

Seasonal Plot, Nonresident: $35 

Year-Round Plot: add $10 to above

In addition, each gardener is expected to 

volunteer a total of two hours per year for the Garden. 

We have a range of volunteer tasks that are needed 

to keep the Garden running smoothly!

2020 Season Plot Rental Information


Community Garden plot rental registration 

is  opened annually by the 

Saco Recreation Department 

according to the following schedule:  

Returning renters in good standing:
Opens early December 2019.   

Saco Residents: Open to all Saco residents 

starting in the first full week in January 2020.  

Nonresidents: Open to all members of the public 

starting in the first full week in February 2020.

When registration is open, 

you may use the link below 

or register in person at the Saco Community Center,  

75 Franklin St. Saco

Please note:

In-person registration is also subject 

to the above schedule.