The Prince George Master Gardeners are an affiliate of the Virginia cooperative Extension which is a partnership of Virginia Tech and Virginia State University.
Meetings are the first Monday in February, April, August, October and December at 6:30PM in the conference room, Prince George County Library, 6605 Courts Drive, Prince George, VA 23875. The Extension Office is located at 6380 Scott Memorial Park, P.O. Box 68, Prince George, VA 23875 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org 804 733-2686.
Virginia Master Gardeners are volunteer educators who work within their communities to encourage and promote environmentally sound horticulture practices through sustainable landscape management education and training. Virginia Master Gardeners bring the resources of Virginia's land-universities, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University to the people of the commonwealth.
Thanks to the overwhelming response!! Registration for this event is full.
The Prince George Master Gardeners Are Pleased to Announce Their 16th Annual Good Gardening Symposium "Happy plants, bugs, and earth...Happy you!!!" Saturday, March 10, 2018
Our Presenters Will Be: Glen F. Chappell II, PHD - Associate Professor Department of Agriculture, Virginia State University Anita Tuttle - MS and BS in Horticulture, Virginia Tech, Master Gardener, Native Plant Society and gardener for more than 50 years Entomologist Dr. Art Evans - Teacher entomology courses Randolph-Macon College, University of Richmond, and Virginia Commonwealth University. Author of An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles, What's Bugging You? His latest book is National Geographic's Backyard Guide to Insects & Spiders of North America. Dr. Arthur Evans teams up with WCVE Public Radio producer Steve Clark for a weekly feature "What's Bugging You?" James M. Orband - Senior Extension Agent Emeritus, Retired Senior Extension Agent in York County, MS and BS in Horticulture from Virginia Tech, 2008 recipient of the Virginia Tech Alumni Award of Excellence in Extension.
HORTICULTURE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD. PLEASE GO TO THE EDUCATION TAB.
2018 PRINCE GEORGE MASTER GARDENERS 12TH ANNUAL SPRING PLANT SALE & CLINIC Saturday, May 19, 8:30am-12:30pm Prince George Regional Heritage Center parking lot (6406 Courthouse Road, Prince George, VA 23875)
Our plants make terrific additions to your gardens. We strive to offer plants that are healthy, well established and reasonably priced.
We have a variety of plants including perennials, vegetables and herbs. We always offer a great selection of daylilies and hosta. Don't miss our native plants!
Have your gardening questions answered by the experts.
Pictured are 2017 Scholarship Recipients Matthew Mehfoud and Nathaniel Hendrick. 2016 Recipient Sydney Baxter is pictured as well.
Pictured are L to R: Charlie Smith, Larue Archer, Scott Reiter, Jill Reiter and Earlene Hogg. 2017 "NEW" GREATER TOMATO CONTEST
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS
Our grand prize winners -
Children (12 Years and Younger):
Heaviest Tomato - Jill Reiter Naturally Beautiful Tomato - Charlie Smith
Tiniest Tomato - Andrea R. Shockley Unusual/Ugliest Tomato - Jill Reiter
Our grand prize winners - Adult (13 Years and Up):
Prizes of bragging rights for growing the “Greatest
Tomatoes”, ribbons and certificates were presented to the winners.
Congratulations 2017 Prince George Master Gardener Class Left to Right: Don Yavorsky, Becky Joyner, Greg Dommert, Juanita Thorne, Debra Kaufman, Jennifer Mason, Connie Mason, Brenda Gay, James Gay, Jennie Lockett, Charles Leonard, Tracy Wray, Ashleigh Wray, Cindy Hancock, Regenia Grubbs, Lori DePrisco, and Len DePrisco.
Have a gardening question?
We'll do our best to answer it!!
Email Us: ASKAMASTERGARDENERPG@GMAIL.COM
Would you like to be a Prince George Master Gardener? For additional information contact Scott Reiter, Extension Agent, Crop and Soil Science on 804 733-2686.
OUR PGMGA OFFICERS FOR 2017-2018 ARE:
President - Earlene Hogg Vice President - Barbara Geer Secretary - Janet Fisher Callis Treasurer - Andrea Schneck Historian - Beth Saunders
LEARN HOW THE PRINCE GEORGE MASTER GARDENER ASSOCIATION SUPPORTS THE NEW LIBRARY BY GOING TO THE EDUCATION TAB
SEE THE MONTHLY LIBRARY DISPLAY BOARD GO TO EDUCATION TAB
Thank you fellow gardeners for supporting our 11th ANNUAL GOOD GARDENING SYMPOSIUM
MARCH 9TH, 2013
"The Natural Progress of Gardening"
"Increase your gardening knowledge from planting to preserving." Download a registration: To download in word format click here. If you prefer PDF click here. GGS Flyer click here.
10th ANNUAL GOOD GARDENING SYMPOSIUM
MARCH 10TH, 2012
Indulge Your Senses.... at the 10th Annual Good Gardening Symposium
Enhance your knowledge so you may enjoy your garden with all your senses. Download a registration: To download in Word format click here. When asked if you wish to open or save this file, please select save. If you prefer PDF click here.
Andrea Schneck and Earlene Hogg instruct Master Gardener Interns on pruning ornamentals at the Richard Bland College Water Garden. This session was available to the public.