What's So Special about Verges and Nature Strips? There is a tendency to think of native strips or verges as just another form of public greenspace like parks and community gardens. And a less important one, at that. But this space – between the front property line and the road – has some special features that set it apart from other public land.
January 2020 Survery Results In the first of our monthly surveys, in January 2020, we looked at why people had, or didn't have verge gardens. Thank you to all who participated. This is what we found.
Verge Gardens, Community Gardens and Other Models There's growing interesting in community gardening, sharing and swapping excess produce, “food is free”, communal composting, book libraries and more. For best outcomes, it helps to be clear about your goals and find which model suits best.