Blaine Community Orchards for Resources and Education 

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Drayton Harbor

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FAQ - From Whatcom Master Gardeners


Helping to Create Edible Yards in Blaine, Washington

Mission: To provide city wide enhancement and beautification on a multitude of levels by

planting food bearing trees, bushes and vines that offer food to residents of Blaine;

local wildlife food and shelter; soil enhancement and water retention.


Not near Blaine? other class opportunities on our Resources or Classes pages (see links to left)

REALLY passionate about gardening? consider becoming a Master Gardener (link)


Unless noted, all workshops are no charge and held at the Blaine Library in Blaine. Link


May 11 - Master Gardeners Annual Plant Sale at Hovander Park link

May 18 - Cascade Cuts - Annual Plant Sale (benefit) 9am-4pm 632 Montgomery Rd., Bellingham, WA  link

Planting for Year Round Harvest       George Kaas                                                        May 18, Saturday, 10-12noon                                                                                              May 22, Wednesday, 4-6pm                                                                                            Seems silly to be thinking about Fall planting right now, but to get that late season harvest and into the winter produce, NOW is the time! We will talk about what can be grown and harvested year round. How to build your soil, winter protection (now is a great time to plan and build some) and best planting practices for healthy harvests.

REMEMBER - LOCAL publications are a great source of up-to-date information on classes all over our NW region as well as businesses that support our passion! Pick up a copy today or check their websites -

Cascadia Weekly -link     GrowNorthwest - link     Entertainment NewsNW - link

 2019 Spring PLANT SALES !!  (please double check the dates!)
March 23, 9am-2pm - Whatcom Conservation Dist. Plant Sale - Whatcom Comm. College  link
March 30, 10am-3pm - 31st Annual Fairhaven Plant & Tree Sale - Old Fairhaven Pkwy & 14th
April 7, 10am-3pm - Whatcom Dahlia Society Tuber Sale - Bloedel Donovan Park  link
April 27, 9am-12noon - Birchwood Garden Club Sale, lower level of Bellingham Library link
May 4 - 10am-noon - Washington Native Plant Society-Salal Chapter’s 16th Annual Plant Sale
     Mt. Vernon, WSU, NW Research Station, 16650 State Highway 536  link
May 4 - Peace Arch Dahlia and Plant Sale at Peace Arch Park  - link
May 11 - Master Gardeners Annual Plant Sale at Hovander Park link
SEEDS, SEEDS and More SEEDS - Check out Resilient Seeds - locally researched and produced - definitely suited for our climate - link


If you would like us to come and speak at a community activity or event to help inform your participants about the CORE project, please contact us.

We have had several community meetings to introduce the CORE project. If you have any questions, or would like to volunteer to help with our mission and goals, please do not hestitate to contact us -  or call  360-332-7435 (leave message)


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