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Demonstration Gardens

Program Contact: Master Gardener Clinic
(253) 798-7170 •

The Puyallup Demonstration Garden

Located directly across Pioneer from the WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center (2607 W. Pioneer)

Open to the public 10am – 1pm Tuesdays (March through October) and 10am – 1pm Saturdays (May through August)

Discover the Puyallup Demonstration Garden

The Gig Harbor Demonstration Garden

Located in Sehmel Homestead Park at 78th Avenue NW and Sehmel Drive NW, Gig Harbor

Open to the public Wednesdays 9am – 11:30am year round, and also during major park events. Plant clinics the second Saturday of the month from 10am – 2pm (April through September).

Summer Garden Talks- Free garden classes open to everyone.  Click here for the Sehmel Demo Garden Talk Schedule.

Discover the Gig Harbor Demonstration Garden and the rich farming history of Sehmel Homestead Park.

  • Garden Talks- Free garden classes – Click here for schedule
  • Raised Bed Vegetable Garden
  • Composting Demonstration Area
  • Berry Bed
  • Drought Tolerant Bed
  • Knot Garden
  • Espaliered and Columnar Apple Trees
  • Heritage Garden (Native Plant trails with interpretive signage)

Extension programs and employment are available to all without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local Extension office. Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities and special needs who contact Jim Kropf, WSU Pierce County Interim Director, at or (253) 445-4526 at least two weeks prior to the event.