Name: Morris Jumel Community Garden
Address: 455-457 W. 162nd Street
Cross Streets: Edgecombe & St. Nic/Amsterdam
Neighborhood: Washington Heights, Manhattan
Year Founded: 2006
The Morris-Jumel Community Garden has an active community of garden friends and members who grow flowers, vegetables and herbs. It is situated in the Morris-Jumel Mansion historic district, and the land on which it grows has a long history. Most notably, it was the location of the original eighteenth century vegetable gardens of the Morris Jumel Mansion.