Skagit County Master Gardener Foundation

Cultivating plants, people and communities since 1977

The Skagit County Master Gardener Foundation supports and promotes these WSU Skagit County Master Gardener Programs

• Volunteer maintained Discovery Garden to inspire and educate the public - watch the video!
• Weekly Plant Clinics in Anacortes and Burlington to provide assistance with plants, trees, landscaping and gardens including pest and disease identification
• Monthly Ask a Master Gardener Booths at the Mt. Vernon, Sedro-Woolley and Concrete Farmers Markets
• Monthly Know & Grow gardening lectures
• Mentors for Rain Gardens and Community Gardens
• DIG-IT! elementary school program
• Skagit Master Gardener Plant Fair, held annually the Saturday of Mother’s Day weekend
• Speakers for events and community groups

Download our Program Overview or check out our printable Resources Guide

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WSU Skagit County Extension
Plant Clinics

Let the Skagit County Master Gardeners provide science based recommendations to solve your gardening problems.

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Start a Vegetable Garden

All the resources that you need including an extensive library of publications and articles

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Insects of Skagit County

150 pages chock full of interesting facts and color photos for anyone who wants to know more about insects.  Personal stories, humorous notes, and amazing revelations make the book as enjoyable as it is informative.

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Class of 2023 Training Portal

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The Members Corner
Master Gardener Volunteer Area

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Discovery Garden

WSU Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center (NWREC) Mount Vernon, WA

Free Admission

Open to the public from dawn to dusk daily

Signage throughout the garden introduces and explains the plants and growing techniques used.


Ask a Master Gardener Booths

Stop by and see us at Skagit County Farmers Markets for assistance with plants, trees, landscaping, and pests. We also have booths at public events such as the County Fair.

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