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2015 Home Garden Tour
Saturday, May 23, 2015
8 AM to 4 PM
Registration - $25
Includes catered lunch
The garden tour consists of visiting eight gardens this year, seven of which are on a driving tour.
Gardens on the driving part of this tour:
- Master Gardeners of the Ozarks Demonstration Garden - Tany County Extension Center - Forsyth
- Forsythia Place Park - Forsyth
- Tom & Kathy Riley's Garden - Forsyth
- Sid & Jerra Cardwell's Garden - Rockaway Beach
- McKenna Family Farm - Branson
- Still Waters International Ministries - Walnut Shade
- Erick & Tracy Walker's Garden - Walnut Shade
- End at Bonniebrook - Walnut Shade
Read more: Annual Garden Tour
The 2015 Master Gardener Monthly meeting schedule has been released. There are a wide range of topics and speakers this year. Thanks to the Program/Member Education Committee for setting these up.
Read more: Meetings and Programs for 2015
Master Gardeners of the Ozarks have announced their annual Gardening Program schedule at the Kimberling Area Library for 2015.
Each year, the Master Gardeners of the Ozarks presents the FREE Programs in cooperation with the Kimberling Area Library Association. This year, each session will be held on the second Wednesday of each month, from March through September. All sessions are in the community room at Kimberling Area Library and are free and open to everyone as part of community education sponsored jointly by the library and Master Gardeners of the Ozarks - volunteers with the University of Missouri Extension.
Read more: 2015 Gardening Programs at Kimberling Area Library Announced
Announcing the 2015 Spring Gardening Workshop
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Registration with shopping and continental breakfast opens at 8:00 AM
Sessions 9:30 AM - 2:45 PM
Faith Lutheran Church, Branson, MO
$20 includes continental breakfast, workshop and catered lunch
- Vegetables to Plant and How to Preserve Them
- Alice Greenfield, Springfield Botanical Gardens, Springfield
- Gardening to Attract Butterflies
- Linda Bauer, Springfield Botanical Gardens, Springfield
- Landscaping and Pruning
- Robert Balek, Regional Extension Horticulture Specialist, Carthage
- Russell Aldredge, Wickman Gardens, Springfield
Find Out More About the Spring Gardening Workshop
The Master Gardeners of the Ozarks will be presenting a program called “Pass Along Plants”, on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the native plant and herb demonstration garden located behind the Taney County University of Missouri Extension office. The office is located at 122 Felkins Avenue in Forsyth and is the first house on the right just past the Taney County Judicial center. Pass along plants travel from one gardener to another. Each holds a story of where it came from and the loving hands that grew it.
The Master Gardeners will be discussing the basics of dividing plants, propagation, and saving seeds to share with family members, friends and neighbors along with some of the history and traditions.
If you are a new gardener and looking to get started, Master Gardeners will be bringing in plant and many will be available from the Demonstration Garden to share. We invite you to bring in a few of your favorite plants or seeds to share in a pass along tradition.
Come and join the Master Gardeners as they explore the traditions of “Pass Along Plants”. “The best part of pass alongs is that you can’t give or receive a piece of a plant without giving or receiving a piece of gardening advice” said Marva Ramsey, Master Gardener of the Ozarks member.
For more information call the Taney County Extension Center 417-546-4431