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Master Gardener Events

Program Contact: Yakima Master Gardeners
(509)574-1604 • gardener@co.yakima.wa.us


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Classes in the Garden!

Master Gardener Demonstration Garden
Look for us on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month at 10:00am.
Ahtanum Youth Activities Park
1000 Ahtanum Blvd., Union Gap

June 23Roses, Roses, Roses – Come learn about planting, pruning and protecting. Get help making your rosebushes beautiful. July 14Growing Color, Herbs and Food in Containers – Learn how to have the best success growing in containers through the seasons.
July 28Seven Principles of Xeric Gardening – Learn to use our water wisely in gardening practices along with steps to help make the appropriate choices in water-saving gardening. Aug 11Plant Identification – To learn the process to identify plants in question, you must start with an accurate description. Come and learn how to do that.
Aug 25Build It and They Will Come (pollinators) – Learn how to attract pollinators, like bees, butterflies and hummingbirds to your garden.
Sep 8Tool Care – Learn how to clean and sharpen garden tools. Bring a dull one for a hands-on demo.

 

Parking for Master Gardener events is free.
Seating is limited. It helps if you bring a lawn chair!

Master Gardener Heirloom Garden
Look for us on the third Saturday of each month at 10:00am.
1522 South 18th Ave., Yakima

July 21Crop Rotation – Rotating your crops is easy to do. It keeps your garden healthy and increases yields.

Aug 18 Cherry Tomatofest – We’ve got lots of new varieties of cherry tomatoes in every color imaginable. Join us in the garden for an hour of tomato tasting!

Sep 15Culinary Herbs – Herbs are beautiful, aromatic, and very easy to grow. Use herbs to take meals from ordinary to gourmet, for just pennies.

All Classes are FREE!
And so is the parking.

Seating is limited. It helps if you bring a lawn chair!