Hood River Master Gardener Program

The Hood River County Extension office provides training and opportunities for the general public in home horticulture and backyard gardening. The Master Gardener program gives people a chance not only to learn but to share what they have learned with their community.

What Does It Take to Be a Master Gardener?

An Introduction to Being a Master Gardener Volunteer

The 2018 Master Gardener Program applications are closed.  Please contact Rachel Suits our Master Gardener program coordinator for more information on how to join in 2019. You can call, write, email Rachel or fill out our Interest Form.

OSU Extension Service/Hood River County
Master Gardener Program
2990 Experiment Station Drive
Hood River, OR 97031

541-386-3343 x38257

Connect with us on the Central Gorge Master Gardener Facebook page!

Central Gorge Master Gardener Project List

Plant Clinics: Open on April 2 2018

Extension Office Plant Clinics will be held on Monday's and Thursday's in April from 1-4pm beginning on April 2.

Starting Thursday, May 3 the Thursday clinics hours will be from 9am to Noon then from 1-4pm.

Are you a current Central Gorge Master Gardener? Click here for  information and resources

Gardening Links

Gardening Resoures

Home Fruit Tree Pest Management Guide

Backyard Tree Fruit Spray Guide - for the Hood River Area - May 29, 2017

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Hood River/Odell are listed as 7b (5 to 10)
Mount Hood Parkdale is listed as 7a (0 to 5)

OSU Extension Gardening Website

Local Certified Arborists

For current Master Gardeners: Shiftboard Instructions