June 23: Grow Native! Master Class with Dr. Nadia Navarrete-Tindall on Growing, Gathering, & Cooking with Native Edibles

Save the date for Nadia’s master class on growing, gathering, and cooking with native fruits, nuts, tubers, and other plant parts. Wednesday, June 23, 4:00. The master class, to be held via Zoom, will include 50 minutes of instruction with at least 10 minutes for a question and answer period via chat. A recording of the webinar will be available

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Please join the Mo Extension Master Gardeners of Greater KC, June 11 and 12 in Blue Springs for our Garden Tour and Plant Sale!

Tickets can be purchased on the days of the tour at the 101 SW 15th St. location (credit or cash) or at these local nurseries: Suburban Lawn and Garden Family Tree Nursery Heartland Nursery Soil Service Garden Center Larry’s in Riverside Farrand Farms Ben’s Lawn and Garden See info@mggkc.org/garden tour for more information. Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase tried and true plants

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“Grow” a Junior Plant Parent!

You’ve heard of “Plant Parenting” so why not allow your kids to become junior plant parents? Children will get a kick out of becoming plant parents to these “baby” AAS Winners in their own gardens!  Patio Baby is a very early and highly productive eggplant with a compact habit, making it a great choice for containers. Deep purple, egg-shaped fruit should be

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Superbells® Doublette Love Swept Double Calibrachoa Calibrachoa hybrid

Look what caught my eye! Abundant, small double petunia-like flowers all season on cascading growth; low maintenance. The flowers are a gorgeous deep pink, with a fine white rim on each petal. The effect is pure heaven. Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer Long Blooming Fall Interest Heat Tolerant Deadheading Not Necessary Attracts Hummingbirds Find more info at Proven Winners.

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