New Haven’s Edgewood Park to blossom with fruit trees (video)

Aug 11th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Story

Grassroots group Friends of Edgewood Park rallied the community to vote for its orchard project in a national contest and ultimately won a fruit tree orchard Aug. 1.

Semi Semi-Dikoko, president of Friends of Edgewood Park

Semi Semi-Dikoko, president of Friends of Edgewood Park

So come Labor Day weekend, volunteers will plant 45 fruit trees and a dozen or so berry bushes in the 123-acre park that borders Westville, Edgewood, Beaver Hills and the West River neighborhoods.

Semi Semi-Dikoko, president of Friends of Edgewood Park, said the idea is to give people even more reasons to visit and enjoy the urban oasis.

Read more here: New Haven’s Edgewood Park to blossom with fruit trees video- The New Haven Register – Serving New Haven, Connecticut.

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