Elementary school gardening

Second grade students from Greer Elementary School in Albemarle County are putting their green thumbs to work: http://www.nbc29.com/Clip/14402617/greer-elementary-school-students-harvest-plants-from-their-garden

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Time to apply for a Gardening Grant

The Piedmont Master Gardener Association, a volunteer organization within the Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE), offers grants to Grades K-12 educators in Charlottesville City and Albemarle County. These grants are dedicated exclusively to education related to horticulture and or gardens. We…

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The Gillenwater Story

One of our own volunteers, Jay Y. Gillenwater, is the subject of a new documentary presented by the Heritage Film Project. An article about the upcoming film and Jay can be read at The Daily Progress.  Check out the promo…

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IT’S LIKE A JUNGLE IN HERE!

Article written by our own Sue Martin, first published in Inside Ivy.   The 2017 Piedmont Master Gardener and Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards Spring Sale It’s May 11, two days before the Piedmont Master Gardener and Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards…

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The Spring Plant Sale!

It’s almost here!  The annual Piedmont Master Gardeners Spring Plant sale has a long history of providing great plants at fair prices.  Everything from vegetable garden starters to house plants and natives, we have it all along with the expert…

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Spring Lecture Series 2017!

Piedmont Master Gardeners, in cooperation with the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, invite you to the 2017 Spring Garden Lecture Series, starting in March! For details and to purchase tickets online go to:  piedmontmastergardeners.org/events/. The lectures are $8 per seat and open to…

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2017 Horticultural Grants

The new year has started and already gardeners are getting ready for spring.  We are pleased to announce that The Piedmont Master Gardeners are offering 2017 Horticultural Grants to Grades K-12 Educators in Charlottesville and Albemarle County. For application and guidelines…

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