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Corvallis Evening Garden Club Plant Sale

Gardening Events - 8 hours 36 min ago
Saturday, April 30, 2016 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Corvallis Evening Garden Club's annual plant sale featuring over 2000 plants, primarily ornamental perennials, for sun, shade and everything in between.  All plants have been tried and tested in local gardens so will do well in yours.

Knowledgeable gardeners will be on hand to answer questions and guide your choices.  All proceeds go to support garden projects in local non-profits, through a grants process, and to support a horticultural scholarship at OSU.

Biodiversity Rocks: Art, Music and Poetry from the Farm

Gardening Events - 8 hours 36 min ago
Sunday, April 3, 2016 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
OSU’s Farmscaping for Beneficials Program and the Spring Creek Project are teaming up to provide an evening of farmers art inspired by the awesome, beautifulness of our Oregon farms and farmers.  Please come enjoy this  this lovely show of all the things creative our multi-talented farmers will be sharing. There will be displays of articles made from resources the farm provides such as bowls, scultures, paintings and more!  Farmers will also be performing music, poetry and spoken word. local refreshments will be served.

Yamhill County Plant Sale and Fair

Gardening Events - 8 hours 36 min ago
Saturday, April 30, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Annual Plant Sale and Fair presented by the Yamhill County Master Gardener Assn.. Thousands of annual flowers, vegetables, herbs and herbaceous flowering plants available for sale.

Over 20 outside additional vendors with garden related plants and products. 

Spring Plant Sale by the Lane County Master Gardeners Association

Gardening Events - 8 hours 36 min ago
Saturday, April 30, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Plant Sale: vegetable starts, trees, shrubs, roses, native plants, perennials, herbs, berries and hops
  • Silent Auction (9 a.m.-noon) 
  • Used Book Sale
  • Master Gardener Creations
  • “Fun in the Garden” Kid’s Zone
  • Compost Specialists
  • Ask-A-Master Gardener
  • Ask-A Master Food Preserver
All proceeds benefit The Lane County Master Gardener Association
OSU Extension Service—Lane County • 996 Jefferson Street, Eugene, OR 97402
Telephone: 541-344-5859 • Website: extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/gardens

Work Party #2: Planting

Gardening Events - Thu, 03/31/2016 - 6:06am
Saturday, March 5, 2016 (all day event)
Work Party #2: Planting
Saturday, March 5th, 10am-5pm

Student Experience Center Permaculture garden


Join the Student Sustainability Initiative to plant a variety of perennial edible and/or native plants that can provide the OSU community with a source of nourishment, and a chance for interaction with the landscape that is enriching!

Participants will transplant shrubs, flowers and berry plants, and will have the opportunity to determine the placement of some of the smaller plants. We will hold small discussion sessions at the beginning and end of the work party. Lunch and snacks will be provided. A motor-pool van will shuttle participants to and from OCCUH where loading of wood chips and cleaning of tools will take place.

Register here:
https://apps.ideal-logic.com/osusli?key=F3T9-25VWY_K9KH-5PTF_347b92a8

For more information, check out our Facebook event or contact Micco Emeson (SSI's Landscaping Coordinator) at SSI.landscape@oregonstate.edu.

Spring Into Gardening

Gardening Events - Thu, 03/31/2016 - 6:06am
Saturday, March 12, 2016 (all day event)
A total of 8 seminars presented with various topics relating to landscaping in the yard and garden.

Clackamas County Chapter Meeting

Gardening Events - Mon, 02/29/2016 - 7:09am
Monday, February 8, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

What constitutes a native plant for gardeners in the Portland metro region? Native to North America? The Pacific Northwest? Or a Douglas Fir forest on Mount Hood?  Or the banks of the Clackamas River?  Linda Hardison, director of the Oregon Flora Project (OFP), is uniquely qualified to speak on this and offer advice on the use native plants in our gardens.  

Linda believes calling a plant “native” requires consideration of both time and place.  Speaking from the perspective of the OFP, she will introduce us to a myriad of Oregon’s native plants – along with naturalized and exotic species.  Together we will learn the context from which these plants arise, and gain an appreciation for the biodiversity found in our state.

*MG education credit

http://clackamascountymastergardeners.org/Lectures.html


Spring into Gardening

Gardening Events - Mon, 02/15/2016 - 7:09am
Thursday, February 25, 2016 8:30 AM - Saturday, March 12, 2016 4:00 PM

The Yamhill County Master Gardeners Association and the Yamhill County OSU Extension Service are pleased to announce that the 4th annual Spring into Gardening event.

This year’s theme will be “Home Landscaping - Small Changes – Big Impact”. Eight speakers will discuss a variety of Gardening and Lanscaping topics.