Events will be held at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension-Aransas County office, 892 Airport Road, Rockport, 78382, 361-790-0103, unless otherwise noted. Overflow parking is next door at the county facilities. Feel free to bring your own brown bag lunch to any Brown Bag Event.
COME VISIT COASTAL OAKS DEMONSTRATION GARDEN
COASTAL OAKS DEMONSTRATION GARDEN, the demonstration garden designed and maintained by the Master Gardeners, is open to the public Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (closed holidays). As you approach the gardens, follow the signs and continue to the left corner of the fence where there is a small gate. This gate opens out only. Please be sure to close it if it does not close behind you.
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Native grasses such as Little Bluestem can often be a wonderful addition to the low maintenance garden. Come learn how to identify these grasses so that you can add your favorite species to your flower beds/yard. Ray Kirkwood, Master Naturalist, and local expert will show you how to tell the difference between the many similar species. Join us on July 16 from Noon-1 pm in the AgriLife Conference room. We will be glad to see you and you will be glad you came.
Master Gardeners are members of the local community who provide education on lawns, trees, shrubs, flowers and gardens. They are well-trained, enthusiastic, willing to learn and to teach others. An informational session on the Master Gardener program will be held Tuesday, July 23rd, 3:00-4:30 p.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Aransas County office. What really sets Master Gardeners apart from other home gardeners is their special training in horticulture. In exchange for their training, people who become Master Gardeners contribute time as volunteers, working through the county’s… Read More →
You can pre-order Brazos fruit, nut and citrus trees. We are taking orders until Friday, May 3rd –EXTENDED until May 5th. A list of trees, updated daily, is available on our Facebook page. You can find the link on the “Our Facebook” tab.