Dirty hands. Sunny Hearts. The Southwestern Indiana Master Gardener Association (SWIMGA) is an organization of Master Gardeners in Vanderburgh, Posey, Warrick, and Gibson Counties. We are a non-profit corporation that promotes and coordinates Master Gardener programs and projects, and offers continuing education to our members.

Our Master Gardeners are always ready to offer assistance and advice to friends and neighbors concerning their gardens. Every Master Gardener keeps learning while enjoying fellowship with other gardeners at our events and meetings.

Do you share our passion for gardening? Learn more about SWIMGA and our Master Gardener training program. Read More »

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    Pruning Your Shade Trees and Berry Bushes — Everything You Need to KnowPosted February 16, 2018

    Drive out to Hartman Arboretum on Saturday, February 24 at 9:00 a.m. (CST) for hands-on training about pruning shade trees. There will also be a discussion on small fruits including, but not limited to, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, and strawberries. Shawn Dickerson, Arborist for the City of Evansville, and Grant Hartman, Master Gardener, are teaming up… Read More »

    Memory Walk at the Master Gardener Display GardenPosted February 14, 2018

    Are you looking for a special way to honor a friend or relative, whether living or deceased? SWIMGA is offering you just that opportunity! Beginning in the Spring, we will be installing a “Memory Walk” at the Master Gardener Display Garden. The walk will begin at the gravel parking lot between the Shade Garden and… Read More »

    2017 Project of the Year Award and 2018 InternsPosted January 16, 2018

    The January 2018 general meeting was dedicated to recognizing those who deserve special credit for their efforts in 2017. Read More »