Community garden plots in the Capital Region can often yield more than veteables -- they often lead to friendships.
Tall plants bring smiles to Katrina Mraz and Darren Fish at Turf park in Clifton park. (Capital District Community Gardens photo)
Zalaka Kirchofer, left, and Robin Young take time out from their plots at a community garden on Mumford Street in Schenectady. (Capital District Community Gardens photo)
Gardeners, from left, Lev Grin, Sebastian Calabro, Ann Calabro and Patrick McCormick display their homegrown vegetables at Craig and Wyllie streets in Schenectady. (Capital District Community Gardens photo)
Signe Smith found some peppers ready for pickin' last year at The Wesley Health Care Center community garden in Saratoga Springs.
An aerial view of the Wesley gardens in Saratoga Springs.