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Our Mission

The Island County Master Gardener Foundation exists to support the Master Gardener program of Island County.


The funds we raise make it possible for Master Gardeners to carry out their educational mission in the community.


  • Join us at upcoming events and classes

  • Explore the many resources for gardening in our area

  • Visit the Master Gardener Education Garden at Greenbank Farm

  • Read about the community projects that Master Gardeners work on and support

  • Contribute to our fund-raising by donating directly to the Foundation, or attending our main events

Whidbey Gardening Workshop
Master Gardener Plant Sale
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Gardening Resources
Explore the Resources

Gardening resources and tips are everywhere these days. How do you decide what is relevant, useful, and effective for your garden?

Check our Resources pages for links to science-based guides and related publications:

Become a Master Gardener!

We love our volunteer work as Master Gardeners in the Island County community. Join us and become a Master Gardener yourself.


The Washington State University Extension program for Island County provides certified training. You don’t have to be an expert gardener to join. Visit the Extension website for details on how to apply and become a certified Master Gardener. The new training classes begin on September 16.

Upcoming Events
Organic Home Garden

Join us on September 17 for the last presentation in this summer's Master Gardener Education Series at Greenbank Farm. Tobey Nelson will speak on "Wild Fall Color in the Garden." The presentations are FREE and open to all.

The Education Garden at Greenbank Farm is always open to visitors. The garden is located at 765 Wonn Rd in Greenbank, on Whidbey Island.

Click Read More for details on all upcoming events

Your donation to the Foundation supports the work of the Master Gardeners in your community

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