Waupaca County does not have a specialized Horticulture Educator; however, Greg Blonde, Waupaca County Agriculture Agent responds to horticulture calls and office visits as time allows. Another excellent on-line resource is https://hort.extension.wisc.edu/
Due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak and guidelines from Wisconsin Department of Health Services, UW-Madison, and federal agencies: The following are CANCELLED:
Children’s Garden: NEW LONDON and WAUPACA Children’s’ Garden for this summer.
Spring Plant Sale! Sunday, June 7, 2020 – 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. @ Waupaca County Fairgrounds, Education Building in Weyauwega. This annual sale features quality plants grown for this region. Gardeners will find a wide selection of perennials including plants what will attract butterflies and humming birds. Also available are native plants, annuals, shrubs, trees, vegetable plants, garden art and much more.
17th Annual Garden Walk & Art Stroll – Saturday, June 27, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Enjoy several Waupaca Area Gardens & Central Wisconsin Artists. Tickets and garden guide/map will be available in early June at the Waupaca Chamber of Commerce Office and in the gardens the day of the event.
For more information on the Spring Plant Sale or the Garden Walk & Art Stroll visit http://wimastergardener.org/?s=Waupaca
Handouts from meetings: (when available)
Grow Your Own Salad Greens (pdf 643 KB)
HORTICULTURE LINKS OF INTEREST
- Department of Entomology Insect Diagnostic Lab
- Plant Disease and Diagnostic Clinic
- Extension Horticultural Publications
- Wisconsin Native Plant Sources
- Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
- Wisconsin Horticulture Calendar – Other events of interest
- Wisconsin Master Gardener Program
- The Wisconsin Gardener – Public TV