Community Gardens in San Mateo County – List

July 2021. If you know of any other gardens that we missed, please contact us so we can keep the list current. Thanks!



Daly City

  • Phil’s Garden @ Serramonte Theraputic Day School, school garden
  • Woodrow Wilson School Garden, collaboration between CalFresh Healthy Living, UCCE San Mateo County and local school increases access to green spaces and empowers youth through a Garden Buddy system.

East Palo Alto

  • East Palo Alto Library, 2415 University Ave, teaching garden project of Fresh Approach.
  • Collective Roots, 1785 Woodland Ave, individual plots & some commercial plots, run by Fresh Approach, preference to residents in underserved communities. Education, volunteer opportunities

Half Moon Bay


  • Pacifica Gardens, 830 Rosita Road, urban agricultural project, biointensive food gardens, permaculture food forest, native plants, herbs, fruit tree mini-orchard, large-scale composting, elementary school field trips, youth community service program, food donation program. Communal gardening, volunteer teams.

Redwood City

  • Guadalupe Gardens @ St. Francis Center (on the Hetch Hetchy Right-of-Way),  Marlborough Ave, serves clients of the Center.
  • Encore Apartments (residents only) – Veterans Blvd
  • Radius Apartments (residents only) – 620 Veterans Blvd
  • Friendship Park Garden (Hetch Hetchy Right-of-Way), 290 Huntington Ave, serves adjacent affordable housing.
  • McGarvey Field Community Orchard, Red Morton Park behind the McGarvey Field Wall
  • Sequoia Childrens Center, Brewster & Clinton, children’s garden.
  • Vera & Alameda Community Orchard, Alameda de las Pulgas & Vera Ave adjacent to Roosevelt school
  • Whole Foods Community Garden, Jefferson & Adams

San Mateo

South San Francisco

Peninsula Villages??? Let us know if you have any details.