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2019 Gardening in Nevada (Topics TBD)

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Master Gardener Volunteer Pamela Van Hoozer presents at Gardening in Nevada.  Photo by Bill Kositzky.

Must-attend classes for Northern Nevada gardeners

Gardening in Nevada: The Bartley Ranch Series are free classes cosponsored by Washoe County Regional Parks and Open Space, Washoe County and University of Nevada Cooperative Extension. These classes are held yearly in February and March at Bartley Ranch (600 Bartley Ranch Rd.) in Reno on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. Taught by Certified Master Gardener volunteers and Cooperative Extension horticulture experts, these classes are a must-attend for Nevada gardeners. Class topics vary by year according to the needs of the local community.

2018 Gardening in Nevada Topics

  • February
    • Selecting & Caring for Fruit Trees*
    • Is This the Right Tree?*
    • Identifying & Controlling Nuisance Weeds
    • Gardening is a Full Contact Sport
  • March
    • Training & Pruning Fruit Trees*
    • Choosing the Right Tomato for You
    • Gourmet Gardening
    • Successful Vegetable Gardening

* 2 ISA CEUs available.


Persons in need of special accommodations or assistance must call or notify Wendy Hanson Mazet at 775-336-0246 or at least three days prior to the scheduled class.


To view information on past Gardening in Nevada programs, visit the program pages below.