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UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County June Open Garden

Saturday, June 15, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Open Garden days are informal events with Master Gardeners available in all areas of the garden. It’s a great opportunity to peruse the garden at your own pace and ask lots of questions.

Starting at 10:00 a.m. UCCE Master Gardeners will hold mini-demonstrations on:
Growing sunflowers and succulents at the Water Efficient Landscape Garden.
Walking tour on harvesting herbs, gathering seeds, drying herbs and more at the Herb Project Area.
A non-chemical method for controlling soil born pests via Soil Solarization at the Vegetable Project Area.

On-going Demonstrations at the various project areas:
Water Efficient Landscape Garden: The many benefits of mulch.
Orchard: Fruit thinning and summer pruning.
Berries: Blueberry tasting.
Vegetables: Pest management based on the most recent research-based sustainable practices.
Vineyard: Canopy management, shoot, leaf and cluster thinning and how to spray for powdery mildew.
Compost: Turning, sifting, and building the pile for good, healthy compost.

Located outside – rain or shine.

Phone: (915) 875-6913
Event url: sacmg.ucanr.edu

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11549 Fair Oaks Blvd
Fair Oaks, CA 95628

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