UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County
University of California
UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County

Open Garden - Horticulture Center

Date: February 8, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Contact: 916-875-6913

Sponsor: Sacramento Master Gardeners

Location: Fair Oaks Horticulture Center (map/directions)

Event Details

February Open Garden - FREE!
Fair Oaks Horticulture Center
11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard
Fair Oaks, CA 95628

Open gardens are informal events where you roam the gardens, watch what we are doing, see what we are growing and ask questions. Got garden problems?  Bring them to the 'Ask the Master Gardeners' table.

All areas are staffed with Master Gardeners: grapes, herbs, fruit trees, citrus, vegetables, berries, composting, water-efficient landscape gardens.

At 10 AM watch mini presentations on:

  • Water Efficient Landscapes:  Getting ready for spring.
  • Orchard:  Late fruit tree pruning.
  • Herbs:  Preparing the herb garden for planting.
  • Vegetables:  Growing and caring for strawberries.
  • Vineyard:  Cane and spur dormant pruning demo.

Ongoing conversations:

  • Vegetables:  Growing cool season vegetables.
  • Compost:  Building, turning and harvesting compost.
  • Orchard:  Scion grafting; citrus fertilizing; peach leaf curl and brown rot diseases.

Purchase our 2020 "Blossoms" Gardening Guide and Calendar.

Free! Located outside–rain or shine.

Visit us at upcoming events at the Horticulture Center.

40th Anniversary

Advice to grow by—ask us!

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4145 Branch Center Road, Sacramento, CA 95827       Master Gardener Phone:  916.876.5338             Fax:  916.875.6233

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