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New Castle County Master Gardeners

Master Gardener Volunteer Educators (MGs) distribute research-based information from the UD and the horticulture industry to home gardeners.  Outreach efforts include Workshops and Presentations, Youth EducationThe Garden Line and Plant Diagnostic Service, and Demonstration Gardens.

Are you a Master Gardener?  Need to track your time- sign in HERE.


Summer “daze” are here again- enjoy yours in the garden with the Master Gardeners!

Register now for:

Summer Daze in the Garden

Saturday, July 28, 9 am- 12:30 pm

Check-in at 8:30 am.  $22 if registered by July 9, After July 9 $25*.  Registration fee includes program, parking, and continental breakfast.

Program topics include “who’s in my garden?” from critters to slugs, bugs to grubs, weeds, seeds, spores and more.  Planting wisely for heat and drought  and water use and control in the garden.  Collecting, saving, and storing seeds, and simple propagation by cuttings and division.

*Refunds will not be issued unless program is canceled.

Visit our Teaching Gardens

Our teaching and demonstration gardens are in full GROW mode!  Visit with Master Gardeners in the garden during their work days throughout the growing season.  Want to learn how to grow your own food?  Visit our food, vegetable and fruit, garden on Monday mornings.  Want to learn how to select native plants for your own garden and landscape?  Visit our native plant garden on Wednesday mornings.  For more information contact Carrie Murphy, cjmurphy@udel.edu or 302-831-2506.