Master Gardeners In Action

NMGs Share What is Happening in Their Gardens This Summer.

Tanya Crowell says that “August is usually a very happy time in my garden. The days are hot but nights are often cooler and lots is in bloom, including crocosmia, coneflowers, balloon flowers, dianthus, phlox, monarda and grasses. A time … Continue reading

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Favourite Garden Resources

With winter still upon us, and actual gardening a ways off, it is a good time to peruse some favourite gardening books. Northumberland Master Gardeners would like to share some of their favourites with you. Judy Harris recommends Success With … Continue reading

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Film Review: “Frederick Law Olmstead: Designing America.” (2014)

Northumberland Master Gardeners gathered at The Loft Cinema on March 13 to view a film about the life and work of Frederick Law Olmstead. Olmtead was born in 1822 in Hartford, CT and until the age of 30 held positions … Continue reading

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Your Independent Grocer Garden Centre

At  the April Northumberland Master Gardener meeting we  were pleased to welcome Rosa from Port Hope’s Independent Grocer Garden Centre. Rather than making a presentation Rosa chose to answer questions from group. Lots of good questions asked and information given. … Continue reading

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Come Join Us, Become a Master Gardener

Northumberland Master Gardeners Come Join Us WHO WE ARE Northumberland Master Gardeners was established in 2005 and is a member of Master Gardeners of Ontario (MGOI). Established in 1985, Master Gardeners of Ontario is a registered charity run by volunteers … Continue reading

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Sprouts and Microgreens

On November 12 , our monthly speaker was Dana Smith who gave  a talk on growing salad greens in  the form of sprouts and microgreens. Sprouts and microgreens can be grown year round as a fresh and nutrition packed addition … Continue reading

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