Boone County   Master Gardeners  Assn.

  Boone County, Indiana

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Next Meeting: -  July 20, 2015 

  Don't Forget to wear your Name Badges for all BCMG Meetings and Events.  Hospitality 9:00 a.m. 

Meetings start promptly at 9:30 a.m.  

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"The work of a garden bears visible fruits - in a world where most of our labors seem suspiciously meaningless".  Pam Brown, 1928

Important:   Please contact Lynn Kenyon to assist with the Community Gardens in Lebanon:  765-482-4172

Contact President, Ann Lynch 765-482-0750 if you want a copy of the most current 2015 listing of active Boone County Master Gardeners.

       Click to link to: 2015 Purdue Master Gardener Events

The following are the 2015 officers:  President: Ann Lynch  Vice President: Melody Price; Secretary: Jean Indriksons; Treasurer: Sharon Grebe

Guests are always invited to attend the meetings, usually held at the Boone County Fairgrounds at 9:30 am on the 3rd Monday every other month.  Social/Hospitality begins at 9:00 am

BCMG Meeting:  January 26, 2015  

BCMG Meeting:  March 16, 2015  March/April Newsletter

BCMG Gardenfest:   April 11, 2015 (Set-up April 10)

BCMG Meeting:  May 18, 2015

BCMG Meeting:  July 20, 2015 ...Marilyn Ferguson's House

4-H Fair: July 24th

2015 Additional Educational Events and Garden Festivals 

Medicinal Plant Garden at the Indiana Medical History Museum in Indianapolis

Beginning in June, guided tours of the Medicinal Plant Garden at the Indiana Medical History Museum in Indianapolis will be available.
Free tours open to the public begin at 11:00 am, every Saturday, June thru September. 
Group tours (charge of $25 per group) can be arranged by emailing the museum at or via
The garden now features over 100 species of plants, some of which are the source of modern wonder drugs and all of which have fascinating stories to tell. Please contact Master Gardener, Kathleen Hull for more information:
317 996 4380

Download Form for your Master Gardener Volunteer Hours 

Another source for ordering native plants:  Musser Forests, Inc.  Doug Tallamy's favorite trees:
Red Oak 2-3 ft. tall seedlings $2.97 each (qty. 10-24) Wild Black Cherry 2-4 ft. $2.03 each can be ordered through Musser Forests.  800-643-8319  Email:
Garden Gate e-notes:
From our garden to your desktop

Check out the daily precipitation for Boone County at:  Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network   

Application Form for Boone County Master Gardener Grant

Contact Us:
Boone County Master Gardener Association
Ann Lynch -  President; Melody Price -  Vice-President ; Sharon Grebe - Treasurer; 

Jean Indricksons - Secretary
Lisa Cangany, Extension Educator, HHS
Boone County Cooperative Extension Service 
Curt Emanuel, Extension Educator, ANR & CED
Purdue Extension, Boone County
1300 E 100 S
Lebanon Indiana 46052
765-482-0750 (Extension Office)

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