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

CANCELED - Wednesday Open Garden - Horticulture Center

Date: April 15, 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

Wednesday 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. 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 Landscapes:  Managing perennial gardens

  • Orchard:  Beginning summer pruning

  • Herbs:  Planting herbs in containers


  • Orchard:  What to do about fireblight and all those insects!

  • Berries:  Tips for growing healthy plants and tasty fruit.

  • Vegetables:  Preparing raised beds for summer season vegetables.

  • Vineyard:  Starting a spray program; canopy management, balancing fruit and foliage.

  • Compost:  Build, turn and harvest compost.  Harvesting worm castings.

Free! Located outside–rain or shine.

Visit us at upcoming events at the Horticulture Center

40th Anniversary

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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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