• Welcome to the 2017 Young Sprouts Fall Native Plant Sale at Hickory Hills Elementary School!

    The Master Gardeners of Greene County invite you to attend our annual Fall Native Plant Sale at Hickory Hills Elementary School on September 12-14, 2017 from 8:30 am-3:30 pm. Hickory Hills Elementary is located at 4650 E Division St, Springfield, MO 65802. As our flagship Young Sprouts in the Garden school, Hickory Hills Elementary is one […]

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  • Join Us at Greene County’s 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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  • Join Us for the 1st Annual Southwest Regional Master Gardener Field Day!

    The Master Gardeners of Greene County welcome you to attend the 1st 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 sessions, […]

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  • Thanks for Your Support!

    The Master Gardeners of Greene County want to thank everyone who braved the pouring rain to join us at our 20th Annual Plant Sale. We had a great turnout of customers and supporters who proved that a little rain can’t drench our enthusiasm for growing beautiful things. Unfortunately, when lightning moved in shortly after 1:00 pm, […]

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  • Repotting Plants for the Annual Plant Sale

    Preparations for the Master Gardeners of Greene County 20th Annual Plant Sale are moving right along! Our diligent volunteers are busy browsing through seed catalogs, trading seeds, washing pots, building soil, and dreaming of the varieties they will share with our customers in just a couple months. Some customers have wondered how long plants that have […]

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  • 2017 Annual Plant Sale times have changed!

    New times have been announced for the 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 […]

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  • Thanks for Your Support!

    The Master Gardeners of Greene County want to thank all of our customers and supporters of our 19th Annual Plant Sale.  All of the money earned goes back into maintaining our gardens, and into programs like Potting Shed University, Young Sprouts in the Garden (now combined with The Butterfly Festival, June 25, 2016) and Learn […]

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  • Our Remote Dig Team is on the scene!

    Our Master Gardeners are working hard for the Annual Plant Sale coming up on Saturday, April 30, 2016! Members of the Remote Dig Team have been travelling far and wide, gathering plants from their own gardens- and from the two city gardens that Master Gardeners maintain in Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park and at the Xeriscape on South National- […]

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  • New Advanced Master Gardener Class: Residential Landscape and Design

    Master Gardeners of Greene County is offering an exciting new class in June, Residential Landscape and Design. The class will be taught by retired Missouri State University Horticulture professor, Dr. Pam Trewatha, on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 from 6:00 pm-8:00 pm at the Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic, Springfield, Missouri.  Cost for the class is $20 per person; […]

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  • 2016 Potting Shed University: Winter Seed Sowing

    Our second class in the Potting Shed University series was held Monday, March 7, 2016 with an introduction to the “Wintersown Method.”  By planting seeds in small recycled greenhouses, then setting the greenhouses out in the elements, plants are stronger and root more easily in the environment in which they will grow.  For detailed instructions […]

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