2019 Saving the Harvest Calendar
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Master Gardeners give you advice about growing it and the Master Food Preservers help you preserve it.
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The Fair Oaks Horticulture Center vegetable garden has been formally recognized as an All-America Selections Display Garden!
|Cold weather will damage some plants. Read about how to protect sensitive plants.|
February Horticulture Center Updates
The vegetable garden
|Potatoes come in many sizes, shapes, and colors. Some varieties may surprise you with yellow, red, or blue flesh! Read about planting, growing and harvesting potatoes and more in the February vegetable garden.|
In the orchard
|February is the time to spray your peach and nectarine trees to control peach leaf curl, especially if the leaves looked like this last year. See more information and other February orchard activities.|
In the WEL
Shop for new berry plants for your garden and finish pruning.
See more tips for February.
|We just can't get enough of Sage (Salvia officianalis) in the garden! Plants are sturdy, drought tolerant, taste great and they attract hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies. What’s not to love?|
Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) and Huanglongbing disease. The tiny insect damages citrus fruit but of more importance, it can transmit a deadly citrus disease. For more:
Brown marmorated stink bugs (BMSB) (Halyomorpha halys) have invaded several areas in Sacramento County.
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Sacramento, CA 95827
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11549 Fair Oaks Blvd.
Fair Oaks, CA 95628
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