May in Sonoma
Succulents in Sonoma
by SCMG Anne Lowings
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By SCMG Jerilynn Jenderseck
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Master Gardener-staffed Help Desks are located
at Sonoma County Farmers' Markets and Fairs
Master Gardeners are volunteers trained by the UC Davis Cooperative Extension. They provide gardening help and information for Sonoma County home gardeners, and give classes, seminars and workshops throughout the county.
UCCE Farm Advisor: Paul Vossen
SCMG Coordinator: Deborah Curle
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Top Succulents for Sonoma County
This carefully selected list is comprised of succulents that can be grown throughout the County and withstand winter freezes. Succulents are a great choice for our Mediterranean climate. Sonoma gardeners can use this list to select varieties for sun, light shade and a range of soil types. Go to Top Succulents>
Master Gardeners in Print
A fairly recent phenomenon beyond our control is affecting not only ornamental flowering and shade trees but also backyard fruit trees.
Master Gardeners in the News
Several other master gardeners write about gardening, and are often sought by newspapers and publications for opinions about gardening topics.
Master Gardener Heidi Stewart on worm composting in the Press Demo.
Master Gardener Ann Chambers' work is highlighted in this PD article on orchids.
Master Gardeners Susan Foley and Sandy Main are featured in this PD article on succulents.
The Sonoma Community Center WaterWise Demo Garden, the Healdsburg Firesafe Garden and the Jail Industries Superstars plant propagation facility are all talked up in this Press Democrat article by Meg McConahey.
SCMG Gayle Bergman's garden is featured in this Press Democrat article on anti-allergenic gardening.
Master Gardeners Pauline Haro and Bonita Morgan are featured in the Press Democrat's article on mulch.
SCMG Website Editor Sara Malone's garden was featured in Fine Gardening Magazine.
Master Gardener Sara Malone's Petaluma winter-colorful "form and foliage" garden is featured in an article in the Press Democrat by Rosemary McCreary.
Farm Advisor Paul Vossen prepared a presentation on Controlling Gophers and Moles.
SCMG Editorial Board
Sara Malone - Editor in Chief
Website Editorial Staff
Editor and Webmaster: Steven Hightower
Kitchen Garden Editor: Stephanie Wrightson
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