The name of the Winter Gardening Fair was especially fitting today.
Looking out the windows of Kirkwood Community College, we could see the snow accumulating as, indoors, master gardeners and other experts discussed perennial plant combinations, straw bale gardening, mushroom hunting and more.
This is one event that I return to year after year because the presentations always change and I always come away learning something new. The Linn County Master Gardeners invest an incredible amount of time and effort in this annual event. If you have the opportunity, it’s definitely worth attending next year.
Here are some of the scenes from the 2014 Winter Gardening Fair: