Juniata County Master Gardener News

The Tomato Hornworm
Jul 12, 2017
Tomato hornworms are one of the garden’s largest caterpillars at nearly 3 to 4 inches long and about as big around as your little finger. They are green with diagonal white stripes with a black or reddish horn-like protrusion projecting from its rear end, hence hornworm.
Blight in your Garden?
Jun 19, 2015
“Blight” is a very general term to plant disease experts, because there are many kinds of blight diseases that attack different plant species.
Hardy Succulents
May 28, 2015
Hardy succulents are a delight to those who consider themselves to have a black thumb.
The Lenten Rose
Mar 18, 2015
For those readers who are unfamiliar with Hellebore (common name for Helleborus), these lovely plants are one of the first to bloom and can be purchased in an array of colors from white to deep purple which look almost black.

Regional Events

Master Gardener Basic Training: Huntingdon County
When: Oct 4, 2017
Where: Huntingdon County Extension Office (Education Room), 10722 Fairgrounds Rd #6, Huntingdon, PA 16652