Monthly Archives: March 2016

Plant Clinics

Plant clinics sponsored by Virginia Cooperative Extension are gearing up for the 2014 gardening season in Arlington and Alexandria. All are staffed by VCE Master Gardeners, who answer general gardening questions as well as questions about pests and diseases and plant identification. They also provide free soil test kits on request. Continue reading

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April Public Education Events

VCE Master Gardeners have a full schedule of events planned in April. Please share this information about these events with your neighbors and friends as well as members of your own organizations. Wednesdays in the Garden, April 6, 13, 20, … Continue reading

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Five Things You Don’t Know About…The History of Master Gardeners

FIVE THINGS YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT… The History of Master Gardeners 1) In 1971, before Master Gardeners were even a gleam in anyone’s eye, Washington State University assigned two extension agents to the Seattle and Tacoma metro areas. Their job: to … Continue reading

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Planting Dates for Arlington and Alexandria

Check out this chart for 2016 Planting Dates for Arlington and Alexandria! Continue reading

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