Tag Archives: Brazoria County Master Gardeners

2019 Citrus and Fruit Tree Sale

Click here to review the fruit and citrus tree’s available at the sale. Availability of some varieties is subject to change the day of the event.  

Persimmon for a Fruitful Winter

I am a recent convert to the delicious taste of persimmon. We have a tree at Extension’s Brazoria Environmental Education Station (BEES) orchard in Angleton that produced fruit with a sweet and almost jelly-like flesh that was outstanding in taste and texture. I invite you to consider persimmon for your home orchard. While native varieties such as the American persimmon (Diospyros virginiana) can be cultivated, varieties of Japanese persimmon (Diospyros kaki), sometimes called Oriental persimmon or Kaki, are often used in space constricted urban orchards. These fruiting members… Read More →

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture: Holiday Plants

Get into the holiday spirit with a talk about seasonal ornamental plants. Brazoria County Master Gardener Mary Ruthe Miller will present talk about poinsettia’s, christmas cactus and more plants we use to celebrate the holidays. Co-sponsored by Keep Pearland Beautiful and Brazoria County Master Gardener Association. Free lecture. Come when the doors open at 6:45 pm, visit with other attendees while you relax and enjoy dessert and coffee courtesy of Keep Pearland Beautiful. For more information about the Garden Lecture series and other Keep Pearland Beautiful Programs visit their website… Read More →

Open Garden Days: October 13

Join Brazoria County Master Gardeners for a FREE Open Garden Day on October 13 at the BEES Garden Center, 583 County Road 443 (Hospital Dr) in Angleton. We will proudly tour the gardens and answer any of your gardening questions. Join County Horticulturist Stephen Brueggerhoff for a tour of the fruit orchard at 10:30 am. Enjoy a stroll through the gardens, learn a bit about what works in your Brazoria County landscape and we’ll see you in October! For more information about the gardens, browse online: https://txmg.org/brazoria/ or call… Read More →

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture Series: Terrific Tropicals

We have a grand opportunity to mix up our gardening palette with tropical plants. Brazoria County Master Gardener Ed Barrios will present ‘can do’ tropical plants appropriate for Brazoria County. Co-sponsored by Keep Pearland Beautiful and Brazoria County Master Gardener Association. Free lecture. Come when the doors open at 6:45 pm, visit with other attendees while you relax and enjoy dessert and coffee courtesy of Keep Pearland Beautiful. For more information about the Garden Lecture series and other Keep Pearland Beautiful Programs visit their website www.mykpb.org or call 281-489-2795.

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture Series: Plant Propagation

Making your own ‘pass along plants’ can be very fun and rewarding. Join Brazoria County Master Gardeners Ruth and August Aimone, presenting the basics of plant propagation that will help make you a successful plant propagator. Co-sponsored by Keep Pearland Beautiful and Brazoria County Master Gardener Association. Free lecture. Come when the doors open at 6:45 pm, visit with other attendees while you relax and enjoy dessert and coffee courtesy of Keep Pearland Beautiful. For more information about the Garden Lecture series and other Keep Pearland Beautiful Programs visit their… Read More →

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture Series – Gulf Coast Herbs

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Master Gardener Specialist-First Detector Training

 

Tomato Event: Open Garden Days

Enjoy all things tomato at the FREE Open Garden Days on June 9 at the BEES Garden Center, 585 CR 443 (Hospital Dr) in Angleton. We will have a tasting and rating of several ‘home grown’ tomatoes in Brazoria County. Presentation on tomato culture at 10 am by County Horticulturist Stephen Brueggerhoff. Enjoy a stroll through the gardens, learn a bit about tomatoes and we’ll see you in June! For more information, browse online: https://brazoria.agrilife.org/ or call our office: 979-864-1558.

2018 SPRING PLANT SALE