Wednesday Open Garden - Horticulture Center
Date: April 10, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sponsor: Sacramento Master Gardeners
Wednesday Open Garden - FREE!
April 10, 9 AM till Noon
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. Bring samples of your problem plants, mystery pests and questions to the Ask the Master Gardeners information 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-demonstrations in various areas:
Water Efficient Landscape Garden: Plan for pollinators
Herbs: Using edible flowers; salad garnishes and flower butters
Vegetables: Growing vegetables in containers: see lots of container examples
Vineyard: Thinning grape vine shoots
- Water Efficient Landscape Garden: Deep blue and brilliant yellow blooms
- Orchard: Summer pruning of fruit trees
- Herbs: Herb maintenance
- Berries: Successful varieties of cane berries for our region
- Vegetables: Preparing for tomato planting
- Vineyard: New bud growth
- Compost: Types of compost bins and tips for success
Free! Located outside–rain or shine.
Visit us at upcoming events at the Horticulture Center.
Advice to grow by—ask us!