Recent Changes for "Central Park Gardens" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_GardensRecent Changes of the page "Central Park Gardens" on Davis Wiki.en-us Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-16 14:22:38JASH <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> One of the most prominent elements you can see while visiting the garden is a 6-8 feet tall pinnacle-like shrub embroided with red-purple flowers that <span>flowers</span> around May-June. Its scientific name is ''Echium wildpretti'', and is and endemic plant from a tiny group of subtropical islands right off the Morocco coast, in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. The archipelago's name is Canary Islands and their rich endemic fauna and flora make them a very interesting spot for Natural History lovers. </td> <td> <span>+</span> One of the most prominent elements you can see while visiting the garden is a 6-8 feet tall pinnacle-like shrub embroided with red-purple flowers that <span>bloom</span> around May-June. Its scientific name is ''Echium wildpretti'', and is and endemic plant from a tiny group of subtropical islands right off the Morocco coast, in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. The archipelago's name is Canary Islands and their rich endemic fauna and flora make them a very interesting spot for Natural History lovers. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The common name for the shrub is "tajinaste picante" (<span>sounds something like</span> Taheenaste peekante) and grows naturally in the highest lands of one of the islands and nowhere else. It is near the huge volcano of El Teide (3,718 m asl), in the surrounding plateau called Las Cañadas, where in May you can experience the brief and intense bloom with thousands of plants <span>of</span> dozens of species flowering at the same time, very much as a man-made garden. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The common name for the shrub is "tajinaste picante" (<span>pronounced</span> Taheenaste peekante) and grows naturally in the highest lands of one of the islands and nowhere else. It is near the huge volcano of El Teide (3,718 m asl), in the surrounding plateau called Las Cañadas, where in May you can experience the brief and intense bloom with thousands of plants <span>and</span> dozens of species flowering at the same time, very much as a man-made garden. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 20: </td> <td> Line 20: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Several pictures <span>o</span>f<span>&nbsp;year</span> 2014 flowering season can be seen at right and in [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg this], [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg this] and [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_4.jpg this] pictures (courtesy and copyrights by José Andrés Sevilla Hernández (["JASH"]), who lived in Davis during 2009 and most of 2010). </td> <td> <span>+</span> Several pictures f<span>rom the</span> 2014 flowering season can be seen at right and in [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg this], [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg this] and [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_4.jpg this] pictures (courtesy and copyrights by José Andrés Sevilla Hernández (["JASH"]), who lived in Davis during 2009 and most of 2010). </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 15:44:43JASH <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg, right, <span>4</span>00, thumbnail, "The large pot-like sculpture is called ["Flutter and Hum"]")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg, right, <span>3</span>00, thumbnail, "The large pot-like sculpture is called ["Flutter and Hum"]")]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg,right,300,thumbnail,"Tenerife Highlands, natural land of the giant Tajinaste Picante ([http://www.google.es/url?sa=t&amp;rct=j&amp;q=&amp;esrc=s&amp;source=web&amp;cd=2&amp;cad=rja&amp;uact=8&amp;ved=0CDUQFjAB&amp;url=http%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FEchium_wildpretii&amp;ei=hNycU8ZQhYrQBfeWgOAD&amp;usg=AFQjCNGxm9RU5xWEK6APVW1nGxeWGVkkhg&amp;bvm=bv.68911936,d.d2k ''Echium wildpretti'')]")]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The common name for the shrub is "tajinaste picante" (sounds something like Taheenaste peekante) and grows naturally in the highest lands of one of the islands and nowhere else. It is near the huge volcano of El Teide (3,718 m asl), in the surrounding plateau called Las Cañadas, where in May you can experience the brief and intense bloom with thousands of plants of dozens of species flowering at the same time, very much as a man-made garden. Several pictures of year 2014 flowering season can be seen at <span>left[[Image(tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg,right,300,thumbnail,"Tenerife Highlands, natural land of the giant Tajinaste Picante ([http://www.google.es/url?sa=t&amp;rct=j&amp;q=&amp;esrc=s&amp;source=web&amp;cd=2&amp;cad=rja&amp;uact=8&amp;ved=0CDUQFjAB&amp;url=http%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FEchium_wildpretii&amp;ei=hNycU8ZQhYrQBfeWgOAD&amp;usg=AFQjCNGxm9RU5xWEK6APVW1nGxeWGVkkhg&amp;bvm=bv.68911936,d.d2k ''Echium wildpretti'')]")]]</span> and in [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg this], [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg this] and [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_4.jpg this] pictures (courtesy and copyrights by José Andrés Sevilla Hernández (["JASH"]), who lived in Davis during 2009 and most of 2010). </td> <td> <span>+ <br> +</span> The common name for the shrub is "tajinaste picante" (sounds something like Taheenaste peekante) and grows naturally in the highest lands of one of the islands and nowhere else. It is near the huge volcano of El Teide (3,718 m asl), in the surrounding plateau called Las Cañadas, where in May you can experience the brief and intense bloom with thousands of plants of dozens of species flowering at the same time, very much as a man-made garden.<span><br> + <br> +</span> Several pictures of year 2014 flowering season can be seen at <span>right</span> and in [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg this], [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg this] and [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_4.jpg this] pictures (courtesy and copyrights by José Andrés Sevilla Hernández (["JASH"]), who lived in Davis during 2009 and most of 2010). </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 15:41:52JASH <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + One of the most prominent elements you can see while visiting the garden is a 6-8 feet tall pinnacle-like shrub embroided with red-purple flowers that flowers around May-June. Its scientific name is ''Echium wildpretti'', and is and endemic plant from a tiny group of subtropical islands right off the Morocco coast, in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. The archipelago's name is Canary Islands and their rich endemic fauna and flora make them a very interesting spot for Natural History lovers.<br> + The common name for the shrub is "tajinaste picante" (sounds something like Taheenaste peekante) and grows naturally in the highest lands of one of the islands and nowhere else. It is near the huge volcano of El Teide (3,718 m asl), in the surrounding plateau called Las Cañadas, where in May you can experience the brief and intense bloom with thousands of plants of dozens of species flowering at the same time, very much as a man-made garden. Several pictures of year 2014 flowering season can be seen at left[[Image(tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg,right,300,thumbnail,"Tenerife Highlands, natural land of the giant Tajinaste Picante ([http://www.google.es/url?sa=t&amp;rct=j&amp;q=&amp;esrc=s&amp;source=web&amp;cd=2&amp;cad=rja&amp;uact=8&amp;ved=0CDUQFjAB&amp;url=http%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FEchium_wildpretii&amp;ei=hNycU8ZQhYrQBfeWgOAD&amp;usg=AFQjCNGxm9RU5xWEK6APVW1nGxeWGVkkhg&amp;bvm=bv.68911936,d.d2k ''Echium wildpretti'')]")]] and in [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg this], [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg this] and [http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&amp;do=view&amp;target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_4.jpg this] pictures (courtesy and copyrights by José Andrés Sevilla Hernández (["JASH"]), who lived in Davis during 2009 and most of 2010).</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:35:45JASHUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_4.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_4.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:33:54JASHUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:33:54JASHImage <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg</a> deleted.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:33:01JASHUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:33:01JASHImage <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg</a> deleted.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:19:50JASHUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:19:50JASHImage <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg</a> deleted.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:09:26JASHUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_3.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:07:40JASHUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti_2.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2014-06-14 14:06:53JASHUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg">tajinaste_echium_wildpretti.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2010-06-10 17:30:28ArlenAbrahamlinkback to flutter &amp; hum <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg, right, 400, thumbnail)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg, right, 400, thumbnail<span>, "The large pot-like sculpture is called ["Flutter and Hum"]"</span>)]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2008-10-29 23:35:52NikhilJoshi <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg, right)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg, right<span>, 400, thumbnail</span>)]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2008-10-29 23:35:23NikhilJoshiUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=Central_Park_Pic.jpg">Central_Park_Pic.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2008-10-29 23:35:23NikhilJoshiImage <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=Central_Park_Pic.jpg">Central_Park_Pic.jpg</a> deleted.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2008-10-29 23:34:33NikhilJoshi <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg<span>, right</span>)]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2008-10-29 23:34:04NikhilJoshiUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens?action=Files&do=view&target=Central_Park_Pic.jpg">Central_Park_Pic.jpg</a>.Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2008-10-29 23:33:52NikhilJoshiadding picture <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(Central_Park_Pic.jpg)]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2007-03-24 06:54:16JabberWokkyHeaderized, links. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- '''__</span>Location<span>__'''</span><br> <span>- </span>In ["Central Park"], along B <span>st</span>, between 3rd <span>and </span>4th <span>streets</span>.<br> <span>- <br> - '''__</span>Website<span>__'''</span><br> <span>- <br> - </span>http://www.centralparkgardens.org </td> <td> <span>+ ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''</span>Location<span>'''||</span><br> <span>+ ||</span>In ["Central Park"], along <span>["</span>B <span>Street"]</span>, between <span>["</span>3rd <span>Street" 3rd] and ["</span>4th <span>Street" 4th]</span>.<span>||</span><br> <span>+ ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''</span>Website<span>'''||</span><br> <span>+ ||[</span>http://www.centralparkgardens.org<span>]||</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- '''__Renovation__'''</span> </td> <td> <span>+ The '''Central Park Gardens''' are located in Davis' award-winning ["Central Park" Central Park], home of the ["Davis Farmers Market" Davis Farmers Market]. The gardens were established on the western side of the park along ["B Street"] in the early 1990s as part of a major park renovation and expansion project. Planted by volunteers at that time with roses, herbs, and drought tolerant perennials and shrubs, the gardens subsequently declined from lack of maintenance.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The Central Park Gardens are located in Davis' a</span>wa<span>rd-winning</span> ["<span>Central Park" Central Park], home of the ["Davis Farmers Market" Davis Farmers Market]. The gardens were established on the western side of the park along B Street in the early 1990s as part of a major park renovation and expansion project. Planted by volunteers 15 years ago with roses, herbs, and drought tolerant perennials and shrubs, the gardens subsequently declined from lack of maintenance.<br> - <br> - A volunteer effort has been underway since spring of </span>2006 to bring new life to the gardens. Volunteers from the ["Cooperative Extension" UC Cooperative Extension] Master Gardeners and the [http://www.davisfarmtoschool.org Davis Farm to School Connection] are partnering with the ["City of Davis" City of Davis] to coordinate the renovation of the gardens and improve their long-term maintenance. The goal of the project is to create beautiful demonstration gardens and engaging educational programs that will motivate home gardeners in the region to adopt more sustainable gardening practices. The gardens will also serve as a place for garden-based children's activities and family programs. </td> <td> <span>+ A volunteer effort has been under</span>wa<span>y since spring of</span> ["2006<span>"]</span> to bring new life to the gardens. Volunteers from the ["Cooperative Extension" UC Cooperative Extension] Master Gardeners and the [http://www.davisfarmtoschool.org Davis Farm to School Connection] are partnering with the ["City of Davis" City of Davis] to coordinate the renovation of the gardens and improve their long-term maintenance. The goal of the project is to create beautiful demonstration gardens and engaging educational programs that will motivate home gardeners in the region to adopt more sustainable gardening practices. The gardens will also serve as a place for garden-based children's activities and family programs. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2007-03-23 23:40:23NikhilJoshi <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> In Central Park, along B st, between 3rd and 4th streets. </td> <td> <span>+</span> In <span>["</span>Central Park<span>"]</span>, along B st, between 3rd and 4th streets. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2007-03-23 22:40:03NikhilJoshi <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Central Park Gardens are located in Davis' award-winning ["Central<span>_</span>Park" Central Park], home of the ["Davis<span>_</span>Farmers<span>_</span>Market" Davis Farmers Market]. The gardens were established on the western side of the park along B Street in the early 1990s as part of a major park renovation and expansion project. Planted by volunteers 15 years ago with roses, herbs, and drought tolerant perennials and shrubs, the gardens subsequently declined from lack of maintenance. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Central Park Gardens are located in Davis' award-winning ["Central<span>&nbsp;</span>Park" Central Park], home of the ["Davis<span>&nbsp;</span>Farmers<span>&nbsp;</span>Market" Davis Farmers Market]. The gardens were established on the western side of the park along B Street in the early 1990s as part of a major park renovation and expansion project. Planted by volunteers 15 years ago with roses, herbs, and drought tolerant perennials and shrubs, the gardens subsequently declined from lack of maintenance. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> A volunteer effort has been underway since spring of 2006 to bring new life to the gardens. Volunteers from the ["Cooperative<span>_</span>Extension" UC Cooperative Extension] Master Gardeners and the [http://www.davisfarmtoschool.org Davis Farm to School Connection] are partnering with the ["City<span>_of_</span>Davis" City of Davis] to coordinate the renovation of the gardens and improve their long-term maintenance. The goal of the project is to create beautiful demonstration gardens and engaging educational programs that will motivate home gardeners in the region to adopt more sustainable gardening practices. The gardens will also serve as a place for garden-based children's activities and family programs. </td> <td> <span>+</span> A volunteer effort has been underway since spring of 2006 to bring new life to the gardens. Volunteers from the ["Cooperative<span>&nbsp;</span>Extension" UC Cooperative Extension] Master Gardeners and the [http://www.davisfarmtoschool.org Davis Farm to School Connection] are partnering with the ["City<span>&nbsp;of </span>Davis" City of Davis] to coordinate the renovation of the gardens and improve their long-term maintenance. The goal of the project is to create beautiful demonstration gardens and engaging educational programs that will motivate home gardeners in the region to adopt more sustainable gardening practices. The gardens will also serve as a place for garden-based children's activities and family programs. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2007-03-23 22:39:00NikhilJoshi <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[BR]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Central Park Gardenshttp://daviswiki.org/Central_Park_Gardens2007-03-23 22:33:53NikhilJoshiAdding a page about the gardens in Central Park and their renovation. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Central Park Gardens<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ '''__Location__'''<br> + In Central Park, along B st, between 3rd and 4th streets.<br> + <br> + '''__Website__'''<br> + http://www.centralparkgardens.org<br> + <br> + [[BR]]<br> + '''__Renovation__'''<br> + <br> + The Central Park Gardens are located in Davis' award-winning ["Central_Park" Central Park], home of the ["Davis_Farmers_Market" Davis Farmers Market]. The gardens were established on the western side of the park along B Street in the early 1990s as part of a major park renovation and expansion project. Planted by volunteers 15 years ago with roses, herbs, and drought tolerant perennials and shrubs, the gardens subsequently declined from lack of maintenance.<br> + <br> + A volunteer effort has been underway since spring of 2006 to bring new life to the gardens. Volunteers from the ["Cooperative_Extension" UC Cooperative Extension] Master Gardeners and the [http://www.davisfarmtoschool.org Davis Farm to School Connection] are partnering with the ["City_of_Davis" City of Davis] to coordinate the renovation of the gardens and improve their long-term maintenance. The goal of the project is to create beautiful demonstration gardens and engaging educational programs that will motivate home gardeners in the region to adopt more sustainable gardening practices. The gardens will also serve as a place for garden-based children's activities and family programs.<br> + <br> + Explore our website to find out more about our exciting vision for making the Central Park Gardens a more beautiful and meaningful community resource. Please consider helping us renovate the gardens by volunteering or making a donation.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>