Cumberland County Master Gardener News

Learn about Bulbs beyond the Ordinary
Oct 17, 2017
Autumn is the time to plant hardy bulbs, and we all enjoy the appearance in spring of tulips, daffodils, and hyacinths after a long cold winter. But did you know that there are many other less familiar “minor” hardy flowering bulbs that are easy to plant and even easier to care for, and that some of those small bulbs actually flower in autumn?
Wildlife Tree Ornaments Workshop for Youth
Oct 17, 2017
Help birds and wildlife find food during winter! Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are hosting a “Wildlife Tree Ornaments” workshop for youth on Saturday, November 18, 2017, from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Cumberland County Extension office, 310 Allen Road, Carlisle, PA, 17013.
Photo taken by Laura Hlusko, Mercer County Master Gardener
Clintonia Umbellulata: The Orchid That Wasn't
Jun 20, 2017
Do you have a gardening or plant wish list? You know all those plants you want to cultivate, meet and become incredibly knowledgeable about?
Family Garden Day with Penn State Master Gardeners
May 26, 2016
Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are hosting Family Garden Day on Saturday, June 4, 2016, between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at the Penn State Extension office, 310 Allen Road, Carlisle, PA 17013.