ecology new york urban

Liz Christy garden / cradle of urban gardening

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The roots of (mod­ern) urban gar­den­ing can be traced to the Liz Christy Gar­den on New York's Low­er East Side. (Some good 70's pho­tos of urban hip­pies get­ting their hands dirty). When I vis­it­ed, the cher­ry blos­soms were going off.