Master Gardeners Association
Master Gardener Volunteer Projects:
The Rockbridge Area Master Gardener Volunteers are involved in a variety of projects with a common theme of horticultural education for the residents of the Rockbridge area, visitors to our community and school children.
Information to the Community:
Throughout the year Master Gardener Volunteers provide a wealth of horticultural information to the community:
Invasive Species Management
Master Gardener Volunteers maintain a number of horticulture demonstration gardens:
Boxerwood Woodland Garden
Buena Vista Visitor Center
Maury River Senior Center
Paxton House Garden at Glen Maury Park
Jackson House Museum Garden
Master Gardener Volunteers are also involved with providing horticultural education to area school children:
Natural Bridge Elementary School
Waddell Elementary School
Annually the Master Gardener Volunteers hold a major sale of plants, including natives, perennials, vegetables and annuals. Proceeds from the Plant Sale funds our Master Gardener Volunteer projects.
Master Gardener Volunteers also take care of a number of administrative duties, such as, publicity, newsletter editing, financial management, project management, website and Facebook maintenance, photography and archives. Many of these duties can be performed at home.