Master Gardeners will be at Saturday’s Farmers Market, Driftwood on Wednesday

— from Dianne Macondray for San Juan County Master Gardeners — On Saturday July 13 the San Juan County Master Gardeners will be at the Farmer’s Market on the Green to answer questions and accept plant samples with problems.  If your sample is collected early, please refrigerate, in a ziplock … Continue reading

You won’t want to miss the annual Master Gardeners spring plant sale

Saturday, May 11, 9 a.m., Mullis Center — from Mo Sloane for Master Gardeners — This year we have over two thousand organic vegetable starts and perennials, all lovingly grown and nurtured by San Juan County Master Gardeners. We’ve sold out quickly in previous years and didn’t want that to … Continue reading

28 community members graduate, are now Master Gardener interns

— from Caitie Blethen for Master Gardener Program, WSU Extension — Congratulations to the 28 community members who completed 60 hours of classroom and online training on vegetable and fruit gardening, use of native plants, forestry, ornamentals and landscape gardening, composting, plant problem diagnosis, pest control and integrated pest management, … Continue reading

Museum, Kwiaht sponsor heritage scionwood exchange and grafting workshop

Thursday April 11, 3:30-5:30 p.m. — from Brittney Maruska for Orcas Island Historical Museums — Interested in island heritage fruit? Orcas Island Historical Museums and Kwiaht are sponsoring a heritage scionwood exchange and grafting workshop at the Museum, 181 N. Beach Rd, Eastsound on Thursday April 11 3:30-5:30 p.m. Botanist … Continue reading