University of Maryland Extension

Garden Series


Wondering about pollinator?  See below for our list of references! 


Harford County Master Gardeners team up with  Harford County Libraries for the monthly Garden Series.


One Saturday each month at the conference room from 10:15 am-noon

Pre-registration is required. Call the Library Bel Air 410-638-3151or logon to is external).  NOTE: library registration begins two weeks prior to class date. If you have questions call the University of Maryland Harford County Extension Office (410-638-3255) for class registration.

Descriptions for 2020 Garden Series Programs

Harford County Library


GIEI or Garden Series



Bel Air

Pruning for the Home Owner


Proper pruning will stimulate trees and shrubs to grow balanced and in the preferred direction.  Pruning involves both science and art!  Come and learn about the best tools and techniques.

March 21  


Bel Air

Fruit Growing Made Easy


Learn how to grow blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries

April 18


Bel Air

Perfect Pots and Planters


It can be challenging to choose plants and design an eye-catching container arrangement.  This program will include creative ideas and hands-on demonstrations so the audience can create stunning, unique containers to accent their own garden

May 16



Pollinator information on beneficial insects and the plants to attract them 

Natural Resources Conservation Service Plant Materials Program Northeast Region

Link to a powerpoint discussing Plants that Attract Pollinators and Natural Enemies by University of Maryland Gerald Burst IPM Specialist.

Resources at the Univ of MD Home & Garden Center on the topic of pollinators

Pollinator Friendly Plant Lists by the Xerces Society

Univ of MD Home & Garden Center -Pollinator Basics site

USDA Pollinator websites



For more information, contact:

Joyce Browning

University of Maryland Extension Consumer Horticulturist
Harford County Agricultural Center
University of Maryland Extension, Suite 600
3525 Conowingo Road,
Street MD, 21154 sends e-mail)
410-638-3053 FAX

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