This is the website of the Prince George Master Gardeners, 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, June, August, October, and December at 6:30 p.m. in the conference room, Prince George 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.
REGISTRATION FOR THE PRINCE GEORGE MASTER GARDENERS 15TH ANNUAL GOOD GARDENING SYMPOSIUM IS CLOSED. WE HAVE FILLED ALL SEATS.
Thank you gardening enthusiasts for making this a sell out!
The Prince George Master Gardeners 15th Annual Good Gardening Symposium
"Gardening - A Labor of Love"
We are pleased to announce our Presenters are: Lisa Mason Ziegler - Cut-flower farmer, author and nationally recognized speaker on cut-flower growing. David Pippin - Sought after designer of floral arrangements, popular consultant on garden design and educator. Larry Newman - Chesterfield Master Gardener and Garden Columnist for the Village New in Chester, Va. Bob Schamerhorn - Award winning nature photographer, lecturer, tour guide, photography mentor, and enthusiast.
HORTICULTURE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD. PLEASE GO TO THE EDUCATION TAB.
Prince George Master Gardens will host their 11th Annual Plant Sale on May 20.
At the Prince George County Regional Museum 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. Have your gardening questions answered by the experts.
This plant sale is a major fundraising event for the Master Gardeners. The money raised by these volunteers support scholarships, Master Gardener programs and projects in our community.
Have a gardening question?
We'll do our best to answer it!!
Email Us: ASKAMASTERGARDENERPG@GMAIL.COM
OUR PGMGA OFFICERS FOR 2016-2017 ARE:
President - Cheryl Sebera Vice President - Barbara Geer Secretary - Edith Fleming Treasurer - Earlene Hogg Historian - Beth Saunders
Most weeks the Petersburg Progress Index publishes a gardening article written by a Prince George Master Gardener. Please go to the Education Tab to access these articles.
Congratulations 2015 Prince George Master Gardener Class Pictured are: George Gopie, Scott Reiter (Extension Agent), Pat Gates, Shannon Kidd, Kim Coltron, Janet Fisher Callis, Kathy Porwoll, Robbie Callis, Janice Loftis, Prince Awaitey, Bill Rutledge, and Sarah Smith Hamm
2015 GOOD GARDENING SYMPOSIUM MARCH 14, 2015 The Barn Theatre at Richard Bland College
Our 13th Annual Good Gardening Symposium was a wonderful success. Thanks to everyone for sharing this terrific day of gardening ideas and education. We hope to see you again next year.
Our speakers were: Scott Burrell, Horticulture Manager - Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Lisa Sanderson, Extension Agent - Henrico County Will Hooker, Permaculture designer, Emeritus Professor Dan Nortman, Unit Coordinator Extension Agent - York County
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.
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.
CONGRATULATIONS - 2013 MASTER GARDENER INTERNS
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.
CONGRATULATIONS 2012 MASTER GARDENER INTERNS
Certificates were presented to the graduates and a celebration was held following the April PGMGA meeting.
CONGRATULATIONS-2011 PGMGA SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
Scholarship Committee Members Andrea Schneck, Jacqueline Shepperson, Alexandra Wunderly, and Earlene Hogg congratulate scholarship recipient Jaylen Lewis at the Annual Picnic. Jaylen Lewis, Joe "Tyler" Green and Christopher Pitek were awarded $500.00 scholarships.