ASK

    Get Answers to Your Questions    

JOIN

Become a Master Gardener    

VISIT

Our garden is open to the public.    

Upcoming Workshops

           

LISTEN

    Find us on 1490 KBZY each week at 8:45-9:00 on Thursday mornings.    

 This Month’s Tips

1. Prepare and prime irrigation system for summer.

2. Remove spent blossoms on rhododendrons and azaleas. Apply acid-type fertilizer if needed.

3. Plant dahlias, gladioli, and tuberous begonias in mid-May.

4. Plant chrysanthemums for fall color.

5. When soil temp is consistently above 70 degrees – plant snap and lima beans, Brussels sprouts, cantaloupes, cucumbers, dill, eggplant, kale, peppers, pumpkins, summer and winter squash, onions, potatoes, tomatoes, and watermelon.

6. Read more monthly gardening tips from OSU Extension.

Program Highlights

Let's Garden

Marion County Master Gardeners™ are trained certified volunteers who promote the joy and science of home gardening in our community. We answer questions, teach workshops, provide speakers, maintain a demonstration garden, and connect home gardeners to the information they need. The Master Gardener program is sponsored by OSU Extension.