The Polk County Master Gardener Plant Sale is held the Friday and Saturday of Mother’s Day weekend.
A seven-acre demonstration garden developed and maintained by the OSU Polk County Master Gardeners and operated in cooperation with the City of Independence.

Become a
Master Gardener

OSU Extension Master Gardeners are volunteer educators, neighbors, and on-the-ground researchers who serve their community with solid training in science-based, sustainable gardening and a love of lifelong learning.
Find help for all your gardening questions. Visit the Master Gardener booth. Clinic dates are listed here.
Join us for Public Workshops led by Master Gardeners. Topics, dates, and locations are posted here.
Get help with your gardening questions. Contact a Master Gardener at our Help Desk.