Welcome to the website for the Master Gardner Association of the Central Rappahannock Area (MGACRA)!  We are a volunteer group of Master Gardeners that support the Virginia Cooperative Extension in offering horticultural-related education and assistance to the people within the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania, and Stafford and the City of Fredericksburg.

Save the Date!!!

“Living in the Garden:
Big & Small, Old, & New”

Saturday, May 14, 2016
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
University of Mary Washington Campus
Fredericksburg, Virginia

A Master Gardener sponsored conference open to the
public for all gardeners  

2016 Spring ConferenceFeaturing Bryce Lane

Emmy-winning UNC-TV garden show personality and NC State University Lecturer

Two Presentation Topics:

“The Joy of Gardening: The Power of Plants to Change Your Point of View”
“Plant Growth: Essential Principles for Successful Gardening”

Anita Tuttle

Popular Virginia horticulture lecturer and plants expert

Presentation Topic:

“Renovating Mature and Frequently Neglected Gardens”

Sponsored by: Master Gardener Association of the Central Rappahannock Area (MGACRA), Virginia Cooperative Extension, and the University of Mary Washington