The Atlanta Public Library has heirloom garden seeds.
Staff photos by Neil Abeles
Volunteers work on a keyhole garden at Atlanta Public Library. The waist-high garden can replace a ground-level rectangular garden bed. John Fowler, right, and master gardener Aaron Harding are shoveling soil as Joanne Fowler layers in cardboard.
The top of a keyhole garden at Atlanta Public Library is being filled with compost by master gardener Aaron Harding, left; Brian Simington, 17; Jay Page, 11; and John Ferguson.
Within four hours of hearing about keyhole gardening, Atlanta Public Library patrons had the concept garden built and ready for planting just outside in the parking lot....