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Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers

Since 1979, North Carolina Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers (EMGVs) have been leaders in this internationally acclaimed program, guiding homeowners in making environmentally sound decisions in their landscapes. Trained by North Carolina State University faculty and staff, EMGVs provide research-based information about gardening and environmental stewardship to individuals and communities across the state. EMGVs engage the community through education and outreach on a wide variety of subjects and through a broad spectrum of projects, all designed to maximize their impact.

Cover photo for What's in Bloom - Week of July 2

What's in Bloom - Week of July 2

Happy July! Lots of flowers are blooming here in the Piedmont. Now that it’s getting hot, gardeners should be …

Cover photo for What's in Bloom, Week of June 25

What's in Bloom, Week of June 25

Summer arrived this week, and it’s also National Pollinator Week. We are seeing lots of flowers in our vegetable …

Cover photo for What's in Bloom, Week of June 11

What's in Bloom, Week of June 11

The garden continues to grow. Warmer temperatures mean increased growth for lots of plants, as long as they are …

Cover photo for What's in Bloom, Week of May 28

What's in Bloom, Week of May 28

This week, spring-blooming hydrangeas are starting to flower in our area. There are many different types of hydrangeas. One …