Container Gardening

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Plant a Vegetable or Herb Garden

Get a head start on planning your own container garden. Learn what specifications need to be considered. See creative ideas. Specifically for urban dwellers and/or people who have limited land in which to plant a vegetable or herb garden. Presented by Linda Whitlock, MSU Extension Educator in Consumer Horticulture in Kalamazoo.

About Linda Whitlock

Linda is a MSU Extension Educator in Consumer Horticulture in Kalamazoo. She is also the Coordinator for the Master Gardener Volunteer program locally.

Her educational background includes a degree in Landscape Management from  MSU’s Institute of Agricultural Technology, a BA from Hope College in Communication, and a Master’s degree from the University of Michigan. Linda is also a certified Michigan Nurseryman.

Recognitions received include the President’s Citation from the Michigan Association of Extension Agents, the Working Differently award from eXtension nationally, and the Star award for community service in Kalamazoo. She is one of the founders of the Gardening in Michigan website hosted by MSU Extension.

Linda is passionate not only about gardening and landscaping; but also about photography, the natural world, continual learning, and her family. Her passion for gardening was instilled by her parents and grandmother.