Homeowners Cited for Illegal Gardening: Orlando Couple Fight for the Right to Grow Food

Reluctant revolutionaries, Jason and Jennifer Helvenston face code enforcement over their “illegal garden."

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The Helvenstons' residential neighborhood is largely comprised of rental homes, which they say are often maintained to a barely attractive state. By contrast, many neighbors say they enjoy the Helvenston garden.
Photo courtesy Jason and Jennifer Helvenston