University of Maryland Extension

container gardening

Bags, Barrels and Old Boots

Saturday, Mar. 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Calvert Library, Prince Frederick
Learn the essentials for successful container gardening and consider creative combos using vegetables, herbs and flowers. Numerous unique containers are illustrated. Share your own ideas, too!

2015 Master Gardeners Lecture Series

Monday, Mar. 2, 2015 - 7:00pm to Monday, Jun. 1, 2015 - 9:00pm
Baltimore County Center for MD Agriculture
April 6 Get on board about natives Connie Schmotzer May 4 Growing a work of art (container gardens) Marilyn Sparks What's new in 2015 June 1 Small space vegetable gardens: How to get a lot from a little Chrissa Carlson Cost: $15 individually, $10 for Master Gardeners Time: 7 pm to 9 pm Place:...

Featured Plants - Red-Veined Dock

Photo by Marian Hengemihle
Rumex sanguineus With a preference for damp soils, this dramatic foliage plant is a terrific accent in mixed containers, borders, and along pond margins, but its best use is a container plant in water gardens and ponds. Lance-shaped leaves with striking burgundy veins provide excellent color and...

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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