Plant Sale this Saturday!

  • April 30, 2015
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The annual Piedmont Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale is this Saturday, May 2nd from 9-noon. All kinds of plants available: annuals, perennials, vegetables, sun-loving, shade-loving, butterfly-loving, bird-loving, and everything in-between! For directions see our Events page. Take a look at…

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Through The Garden Gate tours begin

  • April 7, 2015
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Each year, on a monthly basis from April through September, Master Gardeners partner with area Garden Clubs to host tours for the public in one or more established gardens in the area.  Those who tour the gardens can learn about…

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Crozet Elementary Nominated for Environmental Award

  • March 29, 2015
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From the Crozet Gazette: The Virginia Department of Education has selected Crozet Elementary as one of four Virginia schools nominated for the national Green Ribbon School award. The award recognizes schools that have reduced their environmental impact and costs, improved…

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Postponed March Member Meeting

  • March 5, 2015
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March is roaring in as a lion!  Due to weather forecasts of sleet and snow (also based on the Albemarle school district schedule) our monthly meeting is cancelled for today, 3/5/2015. The March meeting has been re-scheduled for Monday, March 16,…

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Spring Lecture Series Online Registration Now Available

  • February 17, 2015
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The Piedmont Master Gardeners have brought lectures to home gardeners in the Albemarle–Charlottesville area every spring since 1992. Speakers include experts from the Virginia Cooperative Extension of Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, as well…

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Healthy Lawns Program

  • February 17, 2015
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Do you have a lawn that needs improvement? A new program by the Piedmont master gardeners may be just the place to start. The goal of the program is to provide scientifically research information customized to your lawn. The program…

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2015 Educational Horticulture Grant

  • January 16, 2015
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The Piedmont Master Gardener Association, a volunteer organization within the Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE), is offering grants each dedicated exclusively to education related to horticulture and or gardens. If you are interested in applying for a grant, download the  2015…

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Master Gardener of the Year

  • January 16, 2015
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Congratulations go to Norman Brenbridge for being named Master Gardener of the Year. Each year the selection committee chaired by last year’s MG of year, vote to name the Master Gardener who has shown exemplary dedication to the vision and…

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