Monthly Archives: August 2022

All Hands On Deck

Hello MG! Need some hours or want to work out your stress & frustrations by doing some good in the community?  On Tuesday, September 20th, 2022, 9 am-2 pm, come down to the Joe B Parks Riverwalk Public Gardens and … Continue reading

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Garden evolution

Last year, I decided that my garden needed more native plants. I’m in the process of de-emphasizing the daylilies and irises, beautiful though they are.   I also planted several shrubs which are doing well, but the native flowers are … Continue reading

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Planting fall bulbs

Join Penn State Master Gardener Kevin Kelly for Home Gardening Series: Planting Fall Bulbs for Spring, as he talks about adding these bulbs to your ornamental gardens now for an awesome display in the spring. When done correctly, you can have … Continue reading

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Fall Bulb Sale

2022 Fall Bulb Sale – Important Notes Deadline: Order now until we run out. Quantities are limited, so it is best to secure your order soon. Order pick up times will be Friday, October 14th, 3pm to 5:30pm, and Saturday, … Continue reading

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Garden Art

See what happens when a three-year old grandson outgrows his shoes while visiting his Grandma who happens to be a Master Gardener. She fills them with potting soil and makes them into planters which cause her to smile each time … Continue reading

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Invasive worms

Invasive worms or snake worms have been an unwanted topic in New England for a while now. If you are not familiar with them, you will find information here that will help you recognize them. Photo credit: UW Madison Arboretum … Continue reading

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Strawbery Banke

Continuing education opportunities are provided throughout the year for NH Extension volunteers. Yesterday was tour day for NH Master Gardeners and Natural Resources Stewards at the historic Strawbery Banke gardens with Matthew Kochka, Horticulturist and Landscape Operations Manager. “The tour … Continue reading

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Newmarket Garden Tour

On Saturday, June 25, Newmarket, NH, sponsored their First Annual Garden Tour which included 12 residential gardens and 4 public gardens. Here are a few photos from that tour. Besides applauding the gardening efforts of so many creative people, I … Continue reading

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Garden Art

Gardeners have favorite things that we put out each year that we enjoy while gardening or relaxing with family or friends. This wind chime is part of Malone’s garden. Malone has been a Strafford County Master Gardener since 2018. Do … Continue reading

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