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Bugs on your Cactus? Click this link to learn more. Cactus Bugs
All About Succulents is the topic for July’s free Green Thumbs Up Gardening Series. These in person presentations will be held at the Round Rock and Cedar Park Libraries and at the Brushy Creek Community Center. This program will give you lots of useful information about selecting, planting, growing and caring for succulents. Check our calendar on the right for this months dates and locations.
The July Hands On In The Garden training will focus on plants that will grow in the shade and partial shade and design strategies for creating a shade garden. Due to the heat, the free presentation will be held INDOORS in the air conditioned Extension Meeting Room. Click this link for more details. Made in The Shade
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by Jay White, Publisher of Texas Gardener Magazine January 10, 2022
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Visit our Demonstration Gardens at 3151 SE Innerloop Road, Georgetown, Texas to see examples of research based horticulture techniques. The gardens are to the right (north side) of the Williamson County Road District Building. Click here for our location on Google Maps
Master Gardeners are usually working in the Demonstration Gardens on Tuesday and Fridays. weather permitting). Feel free to ask questions. During the warmer months they are usually there 8am-11am and during the colder months starting in November from from 9am to 12 noon.
Our demonstration gardens include raised bed and row vegetable gardens, a rose garden, a drought tolerant and dry garden, a herb garden, backyard garden, a fruit tree area, and a keyhole garden. There are usually different plant trials going on to determine what varieties do best in Williamson county.
The Williamson County Extension Office and Master Gardener Help Desk is located 1.4 miles further south on SE Innerloop Road at 100 Wilco Way, Suite AG201.
Master Gardener Blog
- Insects & Animals in the Demo Gardens
- Sept 25 Demo Veggie Garden Activity
- Drought Tolerant Garden Sept 25
- Drought Tolerant Dry Garden- Sept-2020
- July Demonstration Garden
- June 2020 Demo and Drought Tolerant Gardens
- June 2nd & 5th Demo Garden Activity
- March 13, 2020 Demo Garden activity
- Mason Bees, a native pollinator
- March 7-10, 2020 Demo Garden Photos
For previous Master Gardener Blogs back to 2012, use the Master Gardener Blog Archives dropdown list on the left side of this page.
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