The Rockbridge Area Master Gardeners serve as an educational outreach on scientific horticultural topics to citizens of the Rockbridge area. We accomplish this through gardening hot lines, plant clinics, education in public schools, gardening programs and maintaining demonstration gardens.
We are an adjunct to the local Cooperative Extension Agent and serve under the auspices of the Virginia Cooperative Extension.
Virginia Tech webinar: Growing Native Plants from Seeds 101
Brief introduction highlighting differences in starting native vs. cultivated plants from seeds with helpful references.
Feb 16, 2023. 07:00 PM
The session is free but participants must register in advance. Click here to register.
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Registration for our next Master Gardener class is now closed. For more information about future classes, go to "Join Us, then "Registration."
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150 S. Main St., 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 1383
Lexington, VA 24450
Tel: (540) 463-4734
Master Gardeners Help Create a Riparian Buffer
Rockbridge Master Gardeners worked with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation by planting trees along Moore's Creek in Lexington to create a riparian buffer. Click for the article.
Virginia Cooperative Extension is a partnership of Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments. Its programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, military status, or any other basis protected by law.