Welcome to our Master Gardener blog! The great part of being a HOVMGA gardener is that each of us have different expertise, insight, or “tips & tricks” that we like to share with each other and YOU! Come back often to read the latest! Questions? (Silly or Serious!)- email heartofvamg@gmail.com and we will get back to you!


Gardeners! Do you have an indoor plant, flower arrangement, outdoor garden, or landscaping photo that you would like to share? Here’s the place to impress, inspire and share ideas about your indoor or outdoor successes.   Email your picture to heartofvamg@gmail.com with a first name, city, with a short description of your photo.  We will … Read more

Holiday Houseplants

by Jill Baedke One of our favorite gifts to give (& receive!) during this holiday season is a colorful houseplant! Right now the stores have some beautiful Poinsettias, Christmas Cactus, Amaryllis, Kalanchoe, ferns and more! They come in many different colors and sizes. So what is the first question my family member, friend, or neighbor … Read more

Valentine’s Gifts

by Kelly Love-Schwarz Are you ready to gift for the next big holiday – Valentine’s Day? Do you buy cut roses, or send chocolates, or haven’t decided? This all depends on what type of relationship you have established with your partner. If it’s new, maybe you aren’t sure what to do. Whatever it is make … Read more