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  • 2014 Plant Sale

    2015 Plant Sale- Saturday, April 25

    It’s almost Plant Sale Day! Saturday, April 25 7:30 AM Rain or shine Here are just a few of the plants that are waiting for you: For your shade garden: Hostas Ferns Coral Bells (Heuchera) Lenten Roses (Hellebores) Variegated Solomon’s Seal Wild geraniums For your sunny garden: Coneflowers Milkweed Asters

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    “Color Me Happy Peony” May 7, 2015 at The Botanical Center

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Master Gardeners of Greene County will present a public program on peonies from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, May 7 at The Botanical Center, 2400. S. Scenic, Springfield. The course costs $5 per person and registration can be done at The Botanical Center Gift Shop. The

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    Planting Potatoes for St. Patrick’s Day

    Traditionally, St. Patrick’s Day is the yearly marker for planting an early spring garden, including potatoes, peas, onions and leeks, and cole crops. This year, we got our potatoes in a day early! The ground has been wet since the snow melt from February, so instead of tilling and planting

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  • Botanical Center

    Members Login

    Hi Members! Spring is on the way, and with it, a flurry of activity in our chapter. New events will be added to the Members Calendar daily as our hard-working bed heads announce workdays and new projects in the demonstration gardens. Our goal is to make the Members Page more

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  • Low Tunnel Training: Planting Veggies

    Advanced Training: Low Tunnels on Sunday March 22, 2015

    Master Gardeners of Greene County held an advanced training class on low tunnels on Sunday, March 22, 2015 from 1:00-5:00 pm in the Kitchen Garden at Springfield-Greene County Botanical Gardens. This project allows us to extend our growing season in the Kitchen Garden, possibly throughout the entire winter months. We

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