Skagit County Master Gardener Foundation

Cultivating plants, people and communities since 1977

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Know & Grow: Gardening for Fragrance - Free
June 18, 1 PM at the NWREC Sakuma Auditorium(16650 State Route 536; Mount Vernon) Scent adds another layer of pleasure to your garden. Would you like to add more? Learn how you can have even more fragrance in your garden. A list of fragrant plants will be provided. Presented by Diana Wisen.

Discover the Display Gardens Open House - Free
June 29, 10 AM to 2 PM at the Discovery Garden in Mount Vernon (map)
Three Gardens – One Location! Explore 8 acres of gardens and talk to the volunteers who maintain them. Master Gardeners will be available to answer your plant and landscaping questions. Bring your plant problems to our Plant Clinic. There will be educational exhibits, children’s activities, tool sharpening, plant sale, and more.

Know & Grow: Season Extenders - Free
August 20, 1 PM at the NWREC Sakuma Auditorium(16650 State Route 536; Mount Vernon)
Presented by Hallie Kintner.

Skagit County Fair
August 8-11 at the Skagit County Fairgrounds (Building D) (map)
Visit our booth, see our displays, and talk with master gardeners about how to make your garden beautiful and productive.

Know & Grow: House Plants - Free
September 17, 1 PM at the NWREC Sakuma Auditorium(16650 State Route 536; Mount Vernon)
Presented by Lily Hirdler.

Know & Grow: Fungi - Friend or Foe? - Free
October 15, 1 PM at the NWREC Sakuma Auditorium(16650 State Route 536; Mount Vernon)
Presented by Deborah Smeltzer.

Know & Grow: Making Holiday Floral Arrangements - Free
November 19, 1 PM on Zoom
Presented by Karen Bruce.

Skagit Valley
Tulip Festival

April 1-30
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Skagit County
WSU Extension
Master Gardener
Plant Fair

Held Annually the Saturday before Mother's Day
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Plant Clinics
in
Burlington & Anacortes

Master Gardeners can help with garden problems, plant/pest identification, growing food, plant ideas, native plants, pollinators, soil, composting, and more.

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Ask a Master Gardener Booths

Get advice on plants, trees, landscaping, and pests. We also have booths at public events such as the County Fair.

Anacortes: Saturdays (3rd Saturday in May through 2nd Saturday in Oct) from 10am-2pm at the Depot
Concrete: Next to Last Saturday (Jun-Aug) from 10am-1pm at the Concrete Community Center
Mount Vernon: 1st Saturday (Jun-Sep) from 9am-2pm at the Riverfront Plaza
Sedro-Woolley: 3rd Wednesday (Jun-Sep) from 3-7pm at the Hammer Heritage Square
Special Events: Home Shows, Plant Fair, Skagit County Fair

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