Courses

Learn how to create a beautiful Cottage Garden to enjoy all summer long! Whether created in a small space or on acreage, this old-fashioned style of garden can feature fruits, vegetables, herbs and flowers.

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Central Oregon is a challenging growing environment, but many medicinal herbs seem to love it. This class will explore medicinal garden designs, gardening and propagation techniques and recommended herbs for this region.

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It is possible to have a successful garden in our challenging region! Join Master Gardener, Liz Douville, to learn about climate, soil basics, fertilizers, compost and watering requirements. his class is a great first step for those who are new to gardening in the high desert, and a chance for seasoned gardeners to find fresh ideas for an existing garden.

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In this class, students will learn the basics of plant health care involving damage and stress caused by living agents. Dive into the many kingdoms of life to learn more about the organisms that feed on and damage our foliated friends.

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In this class, students will explore various causes of plant stress due to abiotic issues. This class is a primer towards understanding basic plant health and how to foster happier plants through proper soil care, watering, and nutrient management.

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Learn the most important factors for growing tomatoes including light, temperature, variety, and location, location, location. The instructor is an experienced Bend gardener who grows 20-25 varieties of tomatoes annually.

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Central Oregon's short growing season can be a challenge to vegetable gardeners. Learn about the best choices and planting dates for various crops to extend the season for frost-sensitive plants. Novice gardeners and those new to Central Oregon will benefit from this class taught by an OSU Master Gardener.

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