May 14 marks the 20th anniversary of the native plant sale sponsored by MAEscapes (Mid-Atlantic Ecological Landscapes). Held at the County Annex, 112 Pleasant Acres Rd, York, PA , from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. this year's sale will be better than ever, with many plant vendors, seminars and tours.
York County Master Gardeners were busy this year, providing research-based information to help York County residents solve their yard and garden problems with research-based information.
York County Master Gardeners work in partnership with the York County Juvenile Probation Department and the York County Department of Parks and Recreation to plant, maintain and harvest the Gardens at John Rudy County Park.
An economical and ecological way to collect rain water is to install a rain garden. Properly established, these gardens manage storm water runoff at a fraction of the cost of standard methods and beautify your yard at the same time.
George Weigel of the Patriot News discusses Jacquie Doyle's talk at the Millersville Native Plant Conference. He also mentions the MAEscapes gardens at Penn State Extension, York County
Certify your Pennsylvania garden as Pollinator Friendly!