Sacramento County Master Gardeners
2014 Gardening Guide and Calendar
Order your 2014 Gardening Guide and Calendar online now. To see more about the new Gardening Guide and how to order it, click here. It makes a great gift!
Is a freeze in the forecast?
Yes! Read about how to protect sensitive plants from the low temperatures that are forecast this week.
Advanced Backyard Composting - January 25, 2014
The Wonders of Working Worms - February 1, 2014
Click the links for details and registration information.
This month in the vegetable garden
If you are not going to grow cool-season crops in your garden, and you have harvested all of your summer vegetables, it is time to.... Read more about getting your vegetable garden ready for winter.
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Brown marmorated stink bugs (BMSB) (Halyomorpha halys) have invaded several blocks in Midtown Sacramento.
In the WEL this month
Fall is a wonderful time of year to visit the Water Efficient Landscape demonstration gardens at the Fair Oaks Horticulture Center. See what looks attractive in the gardens here.
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UC Gardening Blogs
Added December 4, 2013
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Added December 3, 2013
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Added December 2, 2013
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Added November 29, 2013
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