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

2020 Gardening Guide Resources

Environmental Horticulture Notes

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#12 (Discontinued) See replacement links:
       Brown Rot in Citrus
       Citrus Blast
#86 Growing Cane Berries in the Sacramento Region
#87 Cover Cropping in the Home Vegetable Garden
#96 Vegetable Gardening 101
#97 Guidelines for the Home Vineyard
#98 Composting for the Home Gardener

Garden Notes

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#106 About Powdery Mildew
#129 Attracting Beneficial Insects to your Garden
#155 Growing Edible Flowers in Your Garden
#168 Planning and Planting a Bulb Garden


Pest Notes, UC IPM Quick Tip (QT) Cards, Lawn QT Cards, and additional insect, disease, weed and other garden and household pest information are available online at the UC Integrated Pest Management website.

The UC Ag and Natural Resources Catalog offers free and priced gardening publications and books.

Many of these publications are available at the Sacramento County Cooperative Extension office. Call to check for office hours and availability: 916-875-6913.

Pest Notes

The links below will take you to specific information on the UC IPM Online Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program website.

#7411 Ants
#7404 Aphids
#74102 Earwigs
#7451 Mosquitoes
#7426 Peach Leaf Curl
#7494 Powdery Mildew on Fruits and Berries
#7493 Powdery Mildew on Ornamentals
#7463 Roses: Diseases and Abiotic Disorders
#7465 Roses: Cultural Practices and Weed Control
#7466 Roses: Insect and Mite Pests and Beneficials
#7427 Snails and Slugs
#74145 Soil Solarization for Gardens and Landscapes
#7441 Weed management in Landscapes

8000 Series

These files are in PDF format.  They will open in a new window. These and many more can be found at the UC Ag and Natural Resources Catalog.

#8006 Mowing Your Lawn and Grasscycling
#8046 Planting Landscape Trees
#8047 Fruit Trees: Thinning Young Fruit
#8048 Fruit Trees: Planting and Care of Young Trees
#8057 Fruit Trees: Training and Pruning Deciduous Trees
#8058 Fruit Trees: Pruning Overgrown Deciduous Trees

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