Master Gardener Class 29

Guadalupe County Master Gardener Class 29 will be a night class held at the Schertz Civic Center on Tuesday evenings, 5:45 to 8:45,  from January 17 to May 23, 2017.  There will also be three Saturday classes from 8 AM to 11 AM.  This is our first evening class in six years, the first class in Schertz in four years, and should be very popular.   Contact person for this class is Cynthia Lyssy by text/call at (210) 275-3970 or email cmlyssy@prodigy.net

Applications for Class 29 will be accepted until 17 January!

Link:   Class 29 Flyer

For more information on Class 29, click on “Class 2017” Tab above.


Everyone is Invited to Attend our

Free Gardening Classes!

Guadalupe County Community Garden Visitors

Guadalupe County Community Garden Visitors

Our FREE classes include our monthly membership meetings held on the third Thursday of most months (when we aren’t partying) and also our Lunch & Learn programs in both Seguin and Schertz.  Upcoming programs are listed below on this page.  Additional area educational programs and events can be found in our December Guadalupe Gardener Newsletter.  

 (LINK)     December 2016 Guadalupe Gardener



The primary purpose of Texas Master Gardeners as a non-profit, educational organization is to increase the public’s knowledge of gardening. We achieve this goal through horticultural classes, demonstration gardens and personal contact.  If these programs are of interest to you, please explore this website, view our current newsletter (see link above), come to a monthly meeting (see below) or contact us at  guadalupecountymastergardeners@yahoo.com



Guadalupe County Master Gardeners

January Monthly Meeting

 Thursday, January 19th

Topic: Shade Plants

Presented by Liz Romero

Monthly meetings start with a Social at 6:30, Speaker at 7:00, and a Business Meeting at 8:00.  Meetings are held in the Guadalupe County AgriLife Extension Building, 210 East Live Oak, Seguin.  Public is welcome.

 Link to Seguin Extension Office Map 


Future LUNCH & LEARN Gardening Programs

All Programs are from 12-1 PM

FREE to the Public. Bring your own lunch

Monday, January 9, 2017

Time: 12:00-1:00pm

Growing and Pruning Roses

Presented by GCMG Peggy Jones


  • Information on Earth Kind and Old Garden Roses
  • Information on planting and feeding roses
  • Diseases and pruning of roses

 Presented at the Guadalupe County Annex Building, 1101 Elbel Road, Schertz, Texas.

Link to Map to Guadalupe County Annex

 Future Lunch and Learns in Schertz –

              03/13/17       Deedy Wright   –   From Wildscapes to Formal
                                                        Landscapes, Natives Can Do Them All
              05/08/17      Gail Johnson   –     Herbs
              07/10/17       Liz Romero      –     Dark and Dry Plants for Shade
              09/11/17       Deedy Wright    –    Xeriscapes



Recent Guadalupe County Projects


Community Garden Craft Booths

Guadalupe County Community Garden Crafts and Cooking Day

Gutierrez Xeriscape Park Youth Volunteers

Gutierrez Xeriscape Park Youth Volunteers


Native Plant Society of Texas

Guadalupe County (Schertz-Seguin) Chapter

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 – 7 PM

Propagation of Native Plants

 Presented by Robbi Daves Will

Robbi grew up in central Texas and earned a degree in Horticulture from Texas A & M University.  She has been in the green industry for over 30 years, working with native plant production, landscape construction, and retail and wholesale nurseries.

Meetings are held at St John’s Lutheran Church, FM 465, Marion, TX and open to the public.  Church is located 1/2 mile south of the Marion stoplight.  For more information, directions see the website: http:/www./npsot.org/wp/guadalupe/



Link to–  Guadalupe Gardener – Current and Past Issues

Guadalupe County Master Gardeners is a voluntary service organization which supports the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service by providing horticultural education.  A goal of this website is to provide gardening information to the public and inform readers about the Master Gardener program.

Join the Master Gardeners Every Saturday on the Radio!!!!

Photo of Bob at the radioTune in to Compost Bob Grafe and the Guadalupe County Master Gardeners every Saturday morning at 9 am for the Lawn and Garden Show on KWED 1580 AM.  Bob and his guests talk about everything from Trees to Compost and take your calls to answer your gardening questions –just call the listener line, 830.372.1580.   If you don’t have an AM radio receiver convenient, you can tune in over the internet.  Just go to KWED’s website and tune in!!!!!!

 Contact Us!

Got a question about the Master Gardener Program or a gardening question? Have a gardening topic that you would like discussed on our weekly 9:05 am Saturday morning KWED 1580 AM radio show, send us a note — just click on “Contact Us” at the top of this page.

The Master Gardener of Guadalupe County is an educational and volunteer program offered by the AgriLife Extension Service of the Texas A&M University System. It is open to people of all ages, regardless of socioeconomic level, race, color, sex, handicap or national origin. The program is designed to increase the availability of horticultural information and extend horticultural projects throughout the community. These goals are implemented through the training and employment of local volunteers known as Master Gardeners.