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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.

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Master Gardener Spring Plant Sale

The Extension Master Gardeners and local garden clubs are hosting our annual plant sale the day before Mother’s Day, …

Pyracantha shrub with orange berries

November Things to Do in the Garden

Extension Master Gardener Volunteers of Transylvania County NC With the cool weather arriving, you’d think there wouldn’t be much to …


Pruning Trees and Shrubs

Maintaining and training your landscape and fruiting trees and shrubs through proper pruning is essential for a beautiful garden …