Tag Archives: Strafford County Master Gardeners

It takes a village

The 2022 United Way Day of Caring workday at the garden on Tuesday, September 20th, 2022, was hugely successful! Thank you, Granite United Way– Greater Seacoast, for sending a crew from Kennebunk Savings Bank  to help us clear out invasives at the Joe Parks … Continue reading

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Gardening and Seniors

Why Gardening Is Especially Beneficial for Seniors by Clara Beaufort of gardenergigs.com Gardening has many therapeutic properties and other benefits that may help us mentally and physically as we age. The Stratford County Master Gardeners Association shares some of the many … Continue reading

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Fall

Fall in New Hampshire through the camera lens of Master Gardener, Jon Batson.

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Pollinator Habitat 101

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Smithsonian Free Garden Webinars

Let’s Talk Gardens is back from its break and we’re excited to share all new topics. Take some time over the next few months to pull up a comfy chair and settle in for some reflection and inspiration from our … Continue reading

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Look-alikes

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Garden Art

Over the past five years or so, I’ve had the pleasure of working with Heather and Adam Pearson, owners of The Blooming Farm, Barrington, NH. Heather is an accomplished plant person who sells a large variety of daylillies while also … Continue reading

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Fairy & Hobbit Festival

The Fairy & Hobbit Festival is our annual fundraiser and our favorite family event.  It grew to be so popular last year, that we felt it became oversubscribed, and we really want it to retain its magical quality. In order to avoid … Continue reading

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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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