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WSU Skagit County Extension Master Gardeners Discovery Garden

Program Contact: Alex duPont, Master Gardener Program Coordinator
360-395-2367 •

WSU is an equal opportunity provider. If you need a reasonable accommodation or language access to participate in an event, please contact Alex duPont, Skagit County WSU Extension Master Gardener Program Coordinator, at or (360) 395-2367 at least two weeks prior to the planned event. Language access services, such as interpretation or translation of vital information, will be provided free of charge to limited English proficient individuals upon request.

In 1994, the WSU Skagit County Master Gardeners had a vision for a Demonstration Garden.  It took two years to plan the garden, then in the fall of 1996, the first structure trees and fences were established.  Over the next two years, with the help of many committed WSU Master Gardeners and the community, the garden was planted.


– To interest, inspire and educate the public
– To develop a garden for community use and enjoyment
– To enhance the quality of the environment of Skagit County

Come and see what the Garden has grown into

Discovery Garden Brochure (English)
Discovery Garden Brochure (Spanish)


Free Admission - Open to the public from dawn to dusk daily

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The Discovery Garden is located at:

WSU Mount Vernon Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center
16650 State Route 536
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

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