Community Gardens

Reserve your garden plot here

Garden Plots

The tentative target date to begin planting is Thursday, April 1 (weather permitting). You will be contacted by email if the date is changed. If you have any questions, please contact the Zionsville Parks and Recreation Department at 317-733-2273 or

Garden Plot Locations

  • Heritage Trail Park, 4050 S 875 E
  • Elm Street Green Park, 165 N Elm Street
Plots of gardening land with rows of vegetation

Community Garden Details

  • Garden plots are $25/plot. 
  • One plot per household prior to April 1. The remaining plots will be available to reserve after April 1.
  • Each plot is 20’x 20’. Do not expand your garden beyond your reserved plot(s). Please do not occupy neighboring plots even if it appears unused. 
  • Garden hoses are provided around the perimeter of the garden plot area. When finished using the hose, be considerate of your fellow gardeners and reconnect hoses and return to original locations.
  • Water will be provided at both locations via Citizen’s Energy Group. Zionsville Parks is subject to their authority should a water restriction occur. There will be no refunds if we are required to shut off the water. We cannot guarantee providing any additional source.
  • Garden plots are to be cleaned up by Sunday, October 16. Please remove all debris: fabric, stakes, plastic, wire cages, rocks, bricks, rope, string, etc, and return plots to original condition upon admittance.
  • Vehicles may not park or drive within the park and must remain on paved vehicular and parking areas. 
  • By Town Council’s Ordinance, alcoholic beverages are not to be consumed on parklands. A fine of up to $500 may be assessed.