Master Gardeners

Program Contact: Spokane County Master Gardeners
(509) 477-2181 •

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Master Gardeners volunteer time to be educated and serve as human links between WSU research-based horticulture information and the general public.

Plant Clinic and Resource Center:

Ed Lester, Simone Ramel and Rose Griess

Volunteers answer questions about a wide variety of horticulture issues, including plant selection, installation and maintenance; plant problem diagnosis and treatment; environmentally sound gardening practices, pest identification and management; and effective landscaping practices.

Master Gardener Plant Clinic Hours:
Monday – Thursday, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Friday, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Saturday, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Education Outreach:Gardening for Life

Volunteers teach youth, adults and seniors about gardening, researching and writing educational information, staffing information booths at community events, and other activities.

Master Gardener Volunteers make significant contributions to furthering safe and sustainable gardening practices. If you are a gardener in Spokane County, want to increase and share your knowledge, and are available to volunteer, think about applying to become a WSU Master Gardener.




Contact Us


Tim Kohlhauff 509-477-2172
Master Gardener Coordinator
Urban Horticulture Specialist

Jackie Sykes 509-477-2193

Plant Clinic Coordinator