Upcoming EventsOct 16October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmRockport TXUnited StatesOct 20October 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmRockport TXUnited StatesNov 13November 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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 gardens 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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MASTER GARDENER NEWS
Final preparations are underway for the Aransas/San Patricio Master Gardener’s Fall Plant Sale. The sale will be held this Saturday, September 8 from 9 am until 1 pm at Coastal Oaks Garden, 892 Airport Road, Rockport, TX 78382. You will want to come early for the best selection. Master Gardeners will be working all week setting up the propagation area in the Coastal Oaks Demonstration Garden for the sale. They will be busy tagging plants and moving them around to the sale tables to make them easy for… Read More →
Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Rockport exactly one year ago – August 25, 2017. So on August 25, 2018 the Master Gardeners remembered by holding a workday in the Children’s Garden area of the Coastal Oaks Demonstration Garden. Master Gardeners along with members of the 2018 Intern class met at 7:30 am to weed flower beds, clear paths and prune trees. Another special event was held last Thursday, August 23 during the regular Landscape Committee meeting. At that event Master Gardeners and Interns worked in the main garden… Read More →
We had a full house on Tuesday when Aransas County AgriLife Extension Agent, Virginia “Ginger” Easton Smith took to the floor to talk about TREES. Our local tree population is still stressed one year after Hurricane Harvey blew through the Coastal Bend. Ginger shared with us what we need to do to help our trees to not only live, but to thrive. Unfortunately, she said that many of our trees are barely hanging in there and that we may still loose some of them. She told us that… Read More →