Gardening Information

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Plant Clinic and Sale  

Peach Street Books and the Eastern Shore of Virginia Master Gardeners - co-sponsors

 

 This free event will be held in the Peach Street Books parking lot at 401 Mason Avenue in Cape Charles. 

Just in time for planting, colorful summer annuals such as petunias, zinnas, geraniums and

shade loving plants will be on sale

at reasonable prices. 

Proceeds will go to the purchase of gardening books for the Cape Charles Memorial Library.   Please bring cash or check.

   Additionally, Master Gardeners will be available to answer all of your      gardening questions and provide written information on a variety of plant t topics as well as information on the Master Gardener program which, in partnership with the Virginia Cooperative Extension, works to encourage and promote environmentally-sound horticultural practices and sustainable landscape management

News and Updates

Our Demonstration Gardens are all over the Eastern Shore. For a map of their locations

CLICK HERE

Next General Membership meeting:

via Zoom

Watch your email for a link and more information.

Next Executive Board Meeting:

via Zoom

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a link and more information .

 

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Winter 2021

Eastern Shore Virginia Master Gardeners


23185 Front Street

P.O. Box 60
Accomac, Virginia 23301

757-678-7946

 Need plant advice?

Call Our Help Line at
757-678-7946 ext 29
OR
send an email to 
esmgva@gmail.com

Are you interested in learning more about gardening and horticulture on the Eastern Shore? Do you long to grow vegetables or fruits but don’t know where to start? Or what types of plants grow well on the seaside?

If you are among the many local residents who enjoy gardening but who want to learn more, the Eastern Shore Virginia Master Gardener (ESVMG) program is for you.

Master Gardener volunteers receive 50 hours of intensive training in all areas of Eastern Shore horticulture, sponsored by the Virginia Cooperative Extension.

 After completion of training, each Master Gardener volunteer educator selects from a wide variety of activities designed to provide the public with current, reliable information on Shore gardening and horticulture.

Learning, volunteering, and sharing your knowledge offer great personal rewards --join our group of men and women of all ages in these satisfying activities.

 

Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.