Often called yellow dogtooth violet, or Adder’s tongue, the trout lily (Erythronium americanum) is a beautiful, native, woodland plant.
Penn State Extension Master Gardener Training Class for 2017-2018 to begin in October.
Penn State Extension Master Gardeners in conjunction with the Pesticide Education Program bring Fayette County Schools together in commemoration of National Poison Prevention Month.
Mercer County Master Gardeners invite you to join us on a three-day bus trip to Longwood Gardens and Chanticleer in Eastern Pennsylvania. Arrive at the Mercer Extension Office by 6:00 a.m. for departure promptly at 6:30 a.m. on Friday, July 28. We will return on Sunday, July 30 at approximately 8:00 p.m.
The Penn State Master Gardeners of Bucks County hold their 17th Annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 6, 2017, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Neshaminy Manor Center Health Building, 1282 Almshouse Rd, Doylestown, PA (corner of Route 611 and Almshouse Rd). This is a rain or shine event.
Are you getting excited about planting now that spring is here? How about getting your lawn in shape? Before you get carried away with shopping for your garden plants and buying lime and fertilizer, please consider getting your soil tested to find out exactly what nutrients you need in order to have a happy lawn and garden.
Solomon's Seal and False Solomon's Seal are closely related and often confused because they share a common name and many traits.
Pennsylvania leads the nation in Lyme disease cases according to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention. Last year there were 12,092 reported instances, triple the number of the runners up: New York and New Jersey.
National Pollinator Week is June 19 to 25, 2017. To mark the occasion, join Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County for a Butterfly Container Workshop on June 17th.
Join Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County to celebrate summer gardens on Sunday, June 25, 2017, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m., when six of their home gardens will be open to visitors during “A Summer Celebration” Garden Tour.
Create a beautiful flowering container for Mom! Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are hosting a children’s workshop on Saturday, May 6, 2017, between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon at the Penn State Extension office, 310 Allen Road, Carlisle.
Bring gardening questions to annual Plant Sale on May 6, 2017.
Sponsored by the Penn State Master Gardeners of Delaware County. The contest is open to all residents of Delaware County
Penn State Extension in Columbia County is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Penn State Extension Master Gardener Basic Training Program for Columbia, Montour and Northumberland Counties. Applications will be accepted through September 26.
Plants can bring to mind historical events or places and times past. The 2017 Franklin County Plant Sale will feature beautiful and unusual plants found in the Gass Garden celebrating the Lewis and Clarke Expedition. The wild cleome photo above is courtesy of the USDA Forest Service. The 2017 Plant Sale is May 20 from 9 am – 1 pm. There will be a number of beautiful and unusual historic plants available as well as our wide, reasonably priced perennials and greenhouse vegetables and flowers.
The Master Gardener Historic Tree Arboretum is hosting an event in celebration of the trees on Saturday May 6th from 10AM to 1:30PM. Event is open to the public and free to attend. Activities include tips , pruning and tree care demonstrations, and a scavenger hunt for all ages.
The Home Gardening Class Series schedule for 2017 is set! Since 1986, York County Master Gardeners have used their horticultural knowledge, abilities, and enthusiasm to teach, advise, and assist the general public on a wide range of gardening topics.
The Butler County Master Gardeners and Butler County Parks and Recreation Department are joining forces once again to bring you the 2017 Spring Garden Market & Home Show on Saturday, May 20.
The Annual Plant Sale (May 20, 2017) is the premier home gardening event in Centre County and the surrounding region.
Penn State’s Organic Materials Processing and Education Center (OMPEC) has compost available for sale at Lion Surplus, located on the Services Road on the University Park campus.