What can I grow?

There's never been a better time to plant a few seeds and join the Incredible revolution. All you need is a bit of the great outdoors and a little time.

Grow your own

You can grow a wide variety of fruit, herbs and vegetables in your community. Take a look at our top tips and resources to get you started.

Where can I plant them?

There are a number of surprising locations where communities have grown local produce, allowing residents to help themselves.

  • Unused grass verges
  • Gardens/parks
  • Health centres
  • Job centres
  • Fire and police stations
  • Train stations
  • Schools/colleges
  • Libraries
  • Guided bus way

Wigan is currently identifying other pieces of land suitable for growing fruit, vegetables and herbs.


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