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Gardening on Rikers Island: The Horticultural Society of New York
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Gardening on Rikers Island: The Horticultural Society of New York

Ciara Bogdanovic recounts her experience with The Horticulture Society of New York on Rikers Island. Among the bleak-looking and run down buildings, there is a beautiful garden on Rikers Island. The garden has a pond complete with fish, raised beds that grow edible plants, a rose garden and wild flowers, and a variety of trees … Continue reading