SPRING
FALL
Kohlrabi 2/1-3/1 8/1-9/1
Potato 2/1-3/1 7/25-8/15
Beets 2/1-3/15 9/1-10/1
Carrot 2/1-3/15 8/15-10/1
Chard 2/1-3/15 8/1-9/15
Peas, English 2/1-3/15 9/1-10/1
Spinach 2/1-3/15 8/1-10/15
Turnip 2/1-3/15 8/20-10/15
Collards 2/1-4/1 8/1-9/15
Mustard 2/1-4/1 8/1-9/15
Radish 2/1-5/1 9/1-11/1
Br. Sprout Plants 2/10-3/15 8/20-9/15
Lettuce 2/10-3/15 9/1-10/1
Asparagus Crown 2/15-3/1  
Broccoli Plants 2/15-3/1 8/20-9/15
Cabbage Plants 2/15-3/1 8/20-9/15
Cauliflower Plants 2/15-3/1 8/20-9/15
Onion Plants 2/15-3/15  
Corn 3/15-5/1 8/1-8/15
Cucumber 3/15-5/1 8/1-8/15
Beans 3/20-5/1 8/1-9/1
Pepper Seed 3/20-5/1  
Squash, Sum 3/20-5/1 8/1-9/1
Squash, Winter 3/20-5/1 7/1-8/15
Watermelon 3/20-5/1 6/1-7/1
Tomato Seed 3/20-5/20  
Tomato Plants 3/25-5/1 7/1-8/1
Muskmelon 4/1-5/1 6/15-7/1
Pepper Plants 4/1-5/1 7/1-8/1
Pumpkin 4/1-5/1 6/1-7/15
Okra 4/1-6/1 7/15-8/15
Peas, Black-eyed 4/1-6/1 7/1-8/1
Eggplant Seed 4/10-5/1 6/15-7/1
Eggplant Plants 4/15-5/15 7/1-7/31
Get your gardening questions answered at our Help Desk: hanover.master.gardener@gmail.com 804-752-4310

The Hanover Master Gardener Association Is:

Collectively, Hanover MasterGardeners volunteer hundreds of thousands of hours to the Hanover County community, educating and assisting children and adults of all ages about the love of gardening. Additionally, we provide grants to Hanover County educators for agricultural projects in grades K-12.

As we spread the good word about how much fun the Hanover Master Gardener Association is, we invite new friends and faces to join the fold and reap the benefits of becoming a member. Once you have completed the Master Gardener Training Course (starting Jan of each year), we invite you to become an Association Member! Get a cool name badge, Hanover Master Gardener Association hat and gain the distiction of enhanced knowledge of our natural world. The greatest benefit is in knowing you are supporting the organization that supports you and your community as a Master Gardener.

Winter Home Gardening Series

A series of 10 free classes will be held on select Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m., beginning January 2, 2016 at the Pamunkey Regional Library in Mechanicville (7461 Sherwood Crossing Pl, Mechanicsville, VA 23111).

January 2: Garden Tools & More
January 16: Save Money and Eat Better with Home Grown Vegetables
February 13: Learn to Prune: "When, How and Why"
February 27: Growing Seeds Indoors –Get a Jump Start on Your Garden
March 12: Beautify Your World with Flowers
March 26: How to Make and Use Compost
April 2nd: Simple Principles of Landscape Design
April 9: Berries and Small Fruit That Will Grow in Hanover and How to Grow Them
April 23: How to Make the World a Better Place to Live: Use Native Plants to Preserve Habitat
May 14: Insects; The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
May 21: Have a Lawn to be Proud Of

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HMGA Members Page!
User ID & Password are
on the VMS Homepage

Make sure you log your hours each month on VMS. It's very important to the mission of the Master Gardener program!

In 2015, The Hanover Master Gardener Association will award $500 grants, in memory of Roddey Jones, to Hanover County educators for agricultural projects in grades
K-12. Contact info.