• Mildred T. Rhodebeck Garden (Garden of Eden)

    This former junkyard was restored by NYRP in 2006 thanks to the Rhodebeck Charitable Trust whose generous support provided for a complete renovation of the garden designed by veteran GreenThumb designer Edie Kean. 

    This large, lovely garden sits on a corner bordering the Bruckner Expressway in a changing neighborhood that is at once commercial, industrial, and residential. A welcome oasis of green in a neighborhood without easy access to public parks, Rhodebeck Garden is well-used by students from neighboring P.S. 75. 

    In addition to the cultivation of fresh produce, including tomatoes, peppers, corn and collard greens, the garden provides a welcoming space to hold community gatherings.

    Address

    927 Faile St.
    The Bronx, New York (Hunts Point)

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    Hours

    All NYRP community gardens hold a minimum of 20 open hours per week. Please check the bulletin board at the garden for times and details.

    Garden Size

    9,984 sq ft.

    Amenities

    Barbeque

    Activities

    Gardening

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    Contact us if you’d like to learn more or join the garden.

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    Host your next public event, celebration or program outdoors. Reserve an NYRP community garden for free.

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