Allotment Gardens in Germany
Allotment gardening has a firm place in the green and open space system of German cities and fulfills social, ecological, and urban planning functions. In large and growing cities, there is an increased demand for allotment gardens, which often exceeds the availability there. In our gallery post, we take a look at the allotment garden density and population density in major German cities.
On the one hand, municipal administrations and allotment garden organizations are increasingly working successfully on integrating allotments more and better into the green and open space network of cities. On the other hand, the pressure on allotment garden areas in the big cities is increasing.