University of Maryland Extension

home and gardening information

Bulbs for All Seasons

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Enjoy flowers all year long. Learn how to plant, care for, maintain, and force bulbs. Find out what bulbs grow in our climate, and each bulb’s blooming season.

Putting Your Garden to Bed

Saturday, Sep. 21, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Now is the time to clean up your garden for a long winter’s nap. Learn how to winterize to eliminate future problems and improve your soil to ensure a good spring growing season.

Invasive Plant ID

Saturday, Sep. 14, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Community Resources Building, Prince Frederick
Invasive plants disrupt natural ecosystems throughout the U. S. Learn to identify invasive plants found in Maryland – and in your own yards.

Fall Vegetable Gardening

Saturday, Sep. 7, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Don’t hang up your gloves just yet! Learn cold weather gardening and your salad days can continue into the wintry months.

Ponds and Water Features

Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Do you want to enhance your home with a pond or fountain? We will give you suggestions to consider when designing a water feature for your home landscape.

Create A Habitat with Native Plants

Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
A great way to enjoy nature in your own yard is to go native. Learn how to welcome nature into your backyard by using native plants.

Shade Gardening with Native Plants

Saturday, Jun. 8, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Do you have a shady garden and don’t know what to plant in it? Learn about some native plants that are adapted to shade and can add color and texture to your garden .

Bay-Wise Gardening

Saturday, May. 11, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Learn the small changes you can make in your gardening habits to lessen your impact on the bay and surrounding environment, thus improving the health of the bay.

Homegrown Herbs

Saturday, Apr. 13, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Planting, growing, and harvesting herbs that grow well in this region is easy and rewarding. A personal herb garden is convenient for cooking and a decorative addition to your landscape.

Square Foot and Vertical Gardening

Thursday, Apr. 11, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Learn when and which vegetables to plant in our county, techniques to grow a successful garden, and how to produce bountiful harvests even with limited space and sunlight.

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