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The Master Gardeners’ Bookshelf – Sowing Beauty – Designing Flowering Meadows from Seed

“If you have ever been tempted to purchase one of those seed packages promising an instant meadow garden, you will benefit from doing a little research first. One of the sources you might consult is Sowing Beauty—Designing Flowering Meadows from Seed  by James Hitchmough. ” Continue reading

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The Master Gardeners’ Bookshelf – Garden Revolution

Garden Revolution: How Our Landscapes Can Be a Source of Environmental Change is one of several recently published books addressing the “whys” and “hows” of sustainable, naturalistic garden plantings Continue reading

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Regional Gardens: The Meadow Garden at Longwood Gardens

This in-depth article, on The Meadow Garden at Longwood Gardens, is another in our Regional Gardens series, written by certified Extension Master Gardener, Elaine Mills. Continue reading

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April 2018 Public Education Events

Many Public Education Classes, Talks and Events in Arlington and Alexandria in April 2018:
Plant Selection; Planning and Planting the Herb Garden; Arlington County Earth Fest; Irrigation; Arlington Homeshow and Garden Expo; Garden Structures: Supports, Going Vertical, and Rabbit and Deer Control; Square Foot Gardening; Aprilfest; Small Space Gardening: Selecting Trees and Shrubs; Balcony and Container Gardening; Alexandria Earth Day; Walter Reed Garden Group; Gardening in Containers, Window Boxes, and on Balconies; and Sowing the Seeds of Victory: War Gardens in America.
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September 2017 Public Education Events

The following are free public education events for September 2017. Garden Talk at Arlington Central Library: Cover Crops for Healthy Soil  Wednesday, September 6, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Arlington Central Library, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington VA 22201 Sowing cover crops can … Continue reading

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