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Gifts for Gardeners - News News

Gifts for Gardeners

11/17/2018

As the holiday season approaches, you might wonder what gifts to choose for your favorite gardener or to put on your own wish list. Here are some great gift ideas from Penn State Master Gardeners. More
Calendar design by Judy Ross
Master Gardener 2019 Calendar - News News

Master Gardener 2019 Calendar

10/14/2018

The Penn State Master Gardener program has produced a stunning 2019 wall calendar. More
Photo credit: Lois Miklas
Is Fall for Planting? - Articles Articles

Is Fall for Planting?

Lois Miklas

We frequently see the suggestion that autumn is a good time to plant. This article offers a look at what can be planted in fall and precautions to take when planting at this time of year. More
Vegetables and annuals coexist in a Master Gardener "Idea Garden" Lancaster, PA. Photo credit: Mark Krotulski
The Foodscape Revolution - News News

The Foodscape Revolution

07/11/2018

Review of a book by Brie Arthur--The Foodscape Revolution: Finding a Better Way to Make Space for Food and Beauty in Your Garden. More
Photo credit: Lois Miklas
Growing Hops at Home - Articles Articles

Growing Hops at Home

Lois Miklas

Hops have value as a home-brewing ingredient and as an ornamental vine. Here are tips for establishing and caring for hops in the home garden. More
Photo credit: Alyssa Collins
Botany Lessons from a Holiday Poinsettia - Articles Articles
Learn more about the natural history and botany behind your greenhouse-grown poinsettia. More
Christmas Tree Farm Photo credit: Penn State Extension Master Gardener Program
Master Gardener Tips for Christmas Trees - Articles Articles

Master Gardener Tips for Christmas Trees

Lois Miklas, Carol Papas

This article discusses how to choose the perfect tree and keep it fresh. It also addresses unnecessary concerns about finding spotted lanternfly on fresh Christmas trees. More