Mt. Blue Area Garden Club’s April 19th meeting to host Gary Fish, Maine State Horticulturist

FARMINGTON — The Mt. Blue area Garden Club is pleased to welcome Gary Fish, the Maine State Horticulturist to speak at our 12:30 pm, April 19 meeting held at Trinity United Methodist Church, Farmington Falls, Farmington. He will present “Beetles, Bittersweet, and Buckthorn, OH MY!”, focusing on invasive pests in our gardens and forests. A … Continue reading Mt. Blue Area Garden Club’s April 19th meeting to host Gary Fish, Maine State Horticulturist

Mt Blue Area Garden Club Area, October 19 Meeting “Flower and Herbal Companions to Vegetables”

FARMINGTON — On October 19, the Mt. Blue Area Garden Club Meeting will welcome Gretchen Legler, Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Maine, Farmington where she will share her experience and knowledge on “Flower and Herbal Companions to Vegetables”. Members and guests will learn about the flowers and herbs that can be planted … Continue reading Mt Blue Area Garden Club Area, October 19 Meeting “Flower and Herbal Companions to Vegetables”

Mt. Blue Area Garden Club to host Cynthia Stancioff on lecture “Some Edible Wild Mushrooms of Western Maine”

FARMINGTON — The Mt. Blue area Garden Club is pleased to host Cynthia Stancioff, a wild mushroom enthusiast to speak at our 12:30 pm, September 14 meeting to be held at Trinity United Methodist Church, Farmington. Her presentation is called "Some Edible Wild Mushrooms of Western Maine." Hostesses of the meeting will be Amy Palmer, … Continue reading Mt. Blue Area Garden Club to host Cynthia Stancioff on lecture “Some Edible Wild Mushrooms of Western Maine”

Mt. Blue Area Garden Club hosts Cooperative Extension’s Dave Fuller

FARMINGTON – The Mt. Blue Area Garden Club invites you to join them to hear Dave Fuller, Agriculture and Non-timber Forest Products Professional at the Cooperative Extension, speak on “Sprays? No Way!”. He will share simple earth friendly solutions to avoid using chemical sprays to manage pests in your gardens. He will include vegetable and … Continue reading Mt. Blue Area Garden Club hosts Cooperative Extension’s Dave Fuller