Learning Garden Tour

SAVE THE DATE for our 2014 Learning Garden Tour:

Saturday, July 12 in SE and NE Minneapolis

We hope you’ll join us for our 2014 Learning Garden Tour on Saturday, July 12 in SE and NE Minneapolis.  Want to be notified when the 2014 ticket information is available?  Just send an e-mail to hcmg@umn.edu.

2014 Learning Garden Tour

Sneak Peak of one of the many gardens on the 2014 Hennepin County Master Gardeners Learning Garden Tour

THANKS TO ALL who supported our 2013 Learning Garden Tour!

Check out this piece done by WCCO television’s Jamie Yuccas on Master Gardener Volunteer, Larry Cipolla’s, garden.

Congratulations to JUDY TAYLOR for completing our Garden Quiz, getting all of the questions correct, and then having her quiz chosen to receive our complementary planted hypertufa pot!  48 attendees completed our garden quiz — click here for the answers.

Feedback from the 2013 Learning Garden Tour:

  • “Loved having experts to talk to along the way.”
  • “The educational part is great.”
  • “Great to have MGs around to answer all the questions and to point out special features I might have missed.”
  • “I received almost a personal tour at each garden”
  • “please keep having the learning centers.”
  • “Continue with the learning stations, I learn something every year that I can apply to my own garden.”
  • “The learning stations were fun and interactive.”
  • “There are always an abundance of master gardeners at each garden, and they always seem so willing to share. Thanks”
  • “I like the variety of gardens to illustrate a method or techniques.”
  • “Great variety of private gardens…”
  • “The best for beauty and information.”

Thank You to Our 2013 Learning Garden Tour Sponsors

Thank you to all our generous sponsors for helping to make the 2013 Hennepin County Master Gardeners’ Learning Garden Tour a success.

Bachman’s
6010 Lyndale Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN    55419
612-861-7600
www.bachmans.com
Bartlett Tree Service
2724 Fernbrook Lane North
Plymouth, MN  55447
763-575-7056
www.bartlett.com
Friends of Birch Island
www.fbiw.org
Karin Ciano Law
Bryn Mawr Neighborhood Association
www.bmna.org
Kelly and Kelly Nursery
3225 South Watertown Road
Long Lake, MN  55356
952-473-7337
www.kellyandkellynursery.com
Magers and Quinn Bookstore
3038 Hennepin Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN    55408
612-822-4611
www.magersandquinn.com
Midwest Hydroponics
3440 Beltline Boulevard
St. Louis Park, MN    55416
952-925-9854
www.midwesthydroponics.com
Minnehaha Falls Nursery and Landscape
4161 Minnehaha Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55406
612-724-5455
http://minnehahafallslandscape.com/
Linders
270 W Larpenteur Avenue
St. Paul, MN  55113
651-488-1927
www.linders.com
Sunnyside Gardens
3723 W 44th Street
Minneapolis, MN    55410
612-926-2654
www.sunnyside-gardens.com
Tangletown Gardens
5353 Nicollet Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN    55419
612-822-4769
www.tangletowngardens.com
Uncommon Gardens
5750 Lyndale Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN    55419
612-866-3033
www.uncommongardens.com
Wagners
6024 Penn Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN    55419
612-922-6901
www.wagners.biz
Yardware
3545 W 44th Street
Minneapolis, MN    55410
612-922-3295

 

Gift Bag Contributors

Thank you to the following organizations for their generous contributions to our gift bag and for their support of the Hennepin County Master Gardener Program.

  • Malmborgs Garden Center
  • University of Minnesota Arboretum
  • Theresa Rooney; “Preserving the Harvest”
  • Wildflowers.org  (Katy Chayka)
  • University of Minnesota Extension service
  • Bartlett Tree Experts
  • Xerces Society
  • Bachman’s
  • Minnesota State Horticultural Society
  • Minnesota DNR
  • University of Minnesota Master Naturalists Program
  • Edina Realty
  • Blue Thumb.org
  • Minnehaha Creek Watershed District

On behalf of the Master Gardeners in Hennepin County, we extend a very special thank you to Midwest Supplies in recognition of their contribution of supplies used in the demonstration of home beer brewing.

 

Photos from the 2013 HCMG Garden Tour:

Miss our tour or want to see gardens you missed? Just click on the link below to see more photos from our 2013 Tour!

www.flickr.com

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