Tag: Master Gardener

Let’s Give ‘em Pumpkin to Talk About!

Janet Laminack, County Extension Agent-Horticulture One of the cruel aspects of gardening is that things don’t grow when you think they should. For example, pumpkins are for the fall! Let’s plant pumpkins in the fall or late summer for harvest now! Nope, pumpkins are cold sensitive, they don’t even like cool-ish soil. They are so…

Master Gardener visits the Women’s Club

Ty Pointer walks amongst his plant filled stage

Tanya Jones Robson Ranch’s 457 member Women’s Club had one of its favorites at its October monthly lunch: Ty Pointer, manager of Calloway’s Nursery in Flower Mound, a Master Gardener and a frequent and always welcome speaker at the Women’s Club. Mr. Pointer filled the stage with plants that do well in the Texas fall…

Free Fall Garden Festival October 1

Whether you prefer gardening, shopping, cooking demos or silent auctions, there will be plenty of activities at the 2016 Fall Garden Fest, held from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 1, at Trietsch Memorial UMC Family Life Center, 6101 Morriss Road in Flower Mound. Admission is free and includes a variety of activities…

Learn how to become a Denton County Master Gardener Oct. 20

Pat Pape Any Denton County resident interested in gardening and horticultural education is invited to attend the Denton County Master Gardener Association Round Up from 10:00 a.m. until noon on Tuesday, October 20, at the Texas AgriLife Extension Office in the Joseph A. Carroll Building, 401 W. Hickory St. in Denton. The annual event focuses…

2015 Denton Master Gardener annual plant sale – April 25

The Denton County Master Gardener Association will hold its annual spring plant sale on the grounds of the Trinity United Methodist Church, 6333 Hobson Lane in Denton, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 25. This year’s inventory is expected to go fast. The selection includes hard-to-find shrubs, ground covers and bedding plants,…

Garden Club meeting

Speaker Janie Cindric. Photo taken by Tom Cindric.

Barbara Anderson The Robson Ranch Garden Club met on Monday, January 19, and heard a very informative program by the club president, Janie Cindric, on proper pruning techniques. With so many new folks moving to Robson Ranch from other parts of the country, the Garden Club is committed to offering some repeat programs in “Texas…