Monthly Archives: April 2016

MGNV Wins GMU Green Patriot Award

George Mason University’s Arlington Green Patriot Awards MGNV won both Green Patriot Award and the People’s Choice Award!  And VCE’s Family & Consumer Science Extension Agent Jennifer Abel won the individual award!  A clean sweep for VCE!  Credit goes to all of you who have … Continue reading

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Five Things You Didn’t Know About . . . Judy Funderburk

Master Gardener Judy Funderburk has just won Arlington County’s Bill Thomas Outstanding Park Service Volunteer for 2015, an honor richly deserved. You know Judy as a stalwart and universally beloved member of MGNV and an enthusiastic and indefatigable leader at the Glencarlyn Library Community Garden in South Arlington, where she gladly shares her vast knowledge about horticulture and plants. Continue reading

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View From the Glencarlyn Library Demonstration Garden

By Judy Funderburk, Master Gardener Suddenly I smelled a wonderful fragrance. I was kneeling down in the Asian Garden to prune back last year’s dried up heart-shaped leaves from the perennial commonly called Bishop’s Hat, Barrenwort, or Fairy Wings (Epimedium … Continue reading

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