• 1st Annual Fresh Produce Drive

    The Master Gardeners of Greene County in association with Grow Well Missouri welcome you to the first annual fresh produce drive to be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Grow Well Missouri and area friends and partners, Crosslines and the Greater Springfield Farmers Market, are sponsoring the event to […]

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  • 1st Annual Southwest Regional Master Gardener Field Day

    The Master Gardeners of Greene County welcome you to attend the first ever Annual Field Day at the Springfield Botanical Gardens! Join us on August 19, 2017 from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. for a fun and informative workshop hosted by the University of Missouri Extension. The field day will include garden tours, indoor educational […]

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  • 10th Annual Young Sprouts in the Garden: Butterfly Festival

    This year, Master Gardeners of Greene County and Friends of the Garden and will host another exciting event for our Young Sprouts- The Butterfly Festival! There will be T-shirt tie dying, vendors with things to give away and sell, many booths with interesting information, crafts, the caterpillar petting zoo, visits to the Dr. Bill Roston […]

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  • 2017 Lawn and Garden Show

    The 2017 27th Annual Ozark Empire Fair Lawn and Garden Show will be held from Friday, February 24, 2017 through Sunday, February 26, 2017. The event offers a series of seminars hosted and taught by Master Gardeners of Greene County. These classes are free to the public when they purchase a ticket to the Lawn and […]

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  • 2017 Annual Plant Sale

    The 20th Annual Master Gardener Plant Sale in Greene County will start at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center located in Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Parks, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, MO, and will continue until 2:00 p.m. People are advised to arrive early if they want the best choices […]

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  • 2017 Learn to Grow in the Garden Series: Garden Journaling

    Have you considered making a garden journal?  Garden journaling is an informative, creative, and fun way to keep track of what’s in the garden, when it was planted, how it performed, and all kinds of notes and plans for the following year.  Join Master Gardener Dulcy Stewart and friends as they share their own garden […]

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  • 2017 Learn to Grow in the Garden Series: Preserving And Cooking With Herbs

    You’ve been growing and using your own herbs during the warmer months, but wonder how to preserve them now that the first freeze is looming.  Did you know that some herbs retain their flavor better when frozen or placed in vinegar rather than dried?  Others an be brought inside as potted plants for part or […]

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  • 2017 Learn to Grow in the Garden Series: Dwarf Conifer Garden

    Travel by tram on a garden tour with Katie Steinhoff to a quiet corner of the Springfield Botanical Gardens and be introduced to some of the most dazzling display of colors, snazzy shapes and exceptional textures of the Dwarf Conifer Garden. Home gardeners and landscapers should appreciate this group of plants that provide year-round interest, […]

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  • 2017 Learn to Grow in the Garden Series: Lilies

    There are so many colors, shapes, and types of lilies!  Have you wanted to add some of these gorgeous flowers to your garden?  Come tour our fabulous lily garden at the Botanical Center with Becky Nicholas, Garden Center & Landscape Designer from Wickman’s Garden Village.  Becky will be presenting on types and care of these […]

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  • 2017 Learn to Grow in the Garden Series: Climbers

    Colorful climbers and flowerings vines can bring fragrance an beauty to your garden without taking up horizontal space.  Rebecca Nickols will present the basics of how to grow, train, prune and support a variety of annual and perennial vines. ***$5/person per class | Register and pay at the door*** 2017 Learn to Grow in the […]

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