You can find Master Gardeners answering gardening questions at many local events. Here is a list of just some of the places where we volunteer, helping gardeners to grow their best.
Multnomah County Master Gardener Help Hotline
Sponsored by: West Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District
Address: 2701 NW Vaughn St., Suite 450, Portland, OR 97210
Hours: 10AM - 2PM Monday - Friday
Call us with your gardening questions, email pictures of unknown plants or pests problems, or drop by our office in the Montgomery Park Building with your sample or questions.
Master Gardener 'Q and A' Booths at Multnomah County Farmers Market
GRESHAM FARMERS MARKET
Saturdays May - October
Market Hours: 8:30am to 2:00pm
Location: NW Miller Avenue, between 2nd and 3rd Streets.
The Gresham Farmers’ Market is located in Historic Downtown Gresham Oregon.
KING FARMERS MARKET
Sundays May — November (check King Farmers Market webpage for first and last market dates of the year)
Market Hours: Sundays — 10:00am – 2:00pm
Location: NE 7th & Wygant between NE Alberta & NE Prescott
Master Gardeners team up to answer your gardening questions! Spend a lovely Sunday enjoying the
community atmosphere at this urban oasis. The King Market is one of the bike–friendliest markets and
also easily accessible by auto or TriMet.
LENTS FARMERS MARKET
Sundays June - October
Market Hours: Sundays — 9:00am – 2:00pm (check Lents Farmers Market webpage for first and last market dates of the year)
Location: SE 91st & Foster Rd, Portland
Portland's only internationally focused market, Lents International Farmers Market (LIFM) provides
fresh, affordable, and culturally unique produce to the diverse Lents community and offers a unique
marketing opportunity for immigrant and emerging farmers. Drop by the Master Gardeners booth for answers to your gardening questions.
HILLSDALE FARMERS MARKET
Sundays: March — mid–November
Market Hours: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Location: Wilson High-Rieke Elementary parking lot
1405 SW Vermont St., Portland
Master Gardener 'Q and A' Booths at Local Gardens & Attractions
CRYSTAL SPRINGS RHODODENDRON GARDEN
Location: SE 32nd and Woodstock Blvd., Portland
Find Master Gardeners volunteering in the garden or catch Master Gardeners in the information booth at the annual May Rhododendron sale.
INTERNATIONAL ROSE TEST GARDENS AT WASHINGTON PARK
Location:400 SW Kingston Ave., Portland
The Master Gardener Clinic is at the top of the garden in the kiosk by the miniature rose boxes (days Master Gardeners are available vary).
Visitors from all over the world have gardening questions that our Master Gardeners can answer. Come
and enjoy this beautiful setting
PENINSULA PARK ROSE GARDEN
Location:700 Rosa Parks Way, Portland, OR
Find Master Gardeners volunteering in the garden.
Follow Friends of the Peninsula Park Rose Garden for more news about the garden and the latest updates on Master Gardeners involvement.
The Peninsula Park Rose Garden located in North Portland is the city’s first public rose garden. As you
step into the sunken rose garden, you walk through lush paths, sweeping archways and over two acres
packed with nearly 9,000 traditional rose plantings. The park celebrated 100 years of beautiful roses in
June 2014. Master Gardeners will be at the Park various dates/times to answer your rose–care
and other gardening questions.
Location: 3229 NW Pittock Drive, Portland, OR
Find Master Gardeners in the garden volunteering or at a information table (dates vary).
April – September
Days & Times vary
Pittock Mansion, an elegant 100-year-old house, museum and gardens overlooking downtown
Portland, provides fun and fascinating experiences. Pioneer Georgiana Pittock was considered the
Queen of Portland's roses. She introduced rose competitions, originated the Portland Rose Society, and
the Rose Festival. Thanks to Georgiana, Portland became the City of Roses.
Visitors from around the world come to tour the mansion and gardens and enjoy the view at this lovely 46–acre city park. Bring your gardening questions to the Master Gardeners at the Pittock Mansion, dates/times vary.
PORTLAND NURSERY STARK
5050 SE Stark St., Portland
Master Gardeners are available to answer gardening questions at Portland Nursery's annual Apple Tasting Festival, the second and third weekends in October.
YARD, GARDEN & PATIO SHOW
Location: Oregon Convention Center, Portland
Times vary, check Yard, Garden and Patio Show website for annual date of event.
HOME AND GARDEN SHOW
Location: Portland Expo Center, Portland
Times vary, check Home and Garden Show website for annual date of event.