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UCCE Master Gardeners of Orange County

Welcome to the Master Gardeners of Orange County Website

The UCCE Master Gardener of Orange County volunteer's donated 21,733 hours and made 90,576 face to face contacts in Orange County, California last year!

What's Going On In Our Gardening Community?

MG-Revised-400 Spring Blooms at the UCI Arboretum
Posted 2/6/2016 - Spring Blooms at the UCI Arboretum Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016 8 AM – 12:30 PM The spring open house is hosted by the UCI Arboretum and the UC Natural Reserve System's San Joaquin Marsh in collaboration with the UCCE Master Gardeners of...

radio LISTEN: “Saturdays at SCREC & Square Foot Gardening” on In the Garden Radio
Posted 1/25/2016 - This week on In the Garden, we have two segments.  In the first half of the show, UCCE Master Gardener and KUCI staff host Katrina Kirkeby spotlights a brand new Saturday public outreach program at our South Coast Research and...

microphone LISTEN: "Visiting Tree of Life Nursery" on In the Garden Radio
Posted 1/18/2016 - This week on In the Garden, UCCE Master Gardener and KUCI staff host Ann Liu reprises the road trip to Tree of Life Nursery in San Juan Capistrano.  She met with co-owner Mike Evans to talk about native California plants.  It is still time...

radio LISTEN: "Planting Bareroot Nursery Material" on In the Garden Radio
Posted 1/11/2016 - This week on In the Garden, UCCE Master Gardener and KUCI staff host Teena Spindler will speak with Gary Matsuoka, a local nurseryman, about one of the most time-sensitive tasks in the winter garden - planting bareroot nursery material.  Now...

Rose-Prunning-2011-005 Pruning Workshop at the Farm + Food Lab
Posted 1/6/2016 - What:  Fruit Tree Pruning Made Simple When:  Sat, 1/9/16  10-11am Lecture, 11am- noon in the garden demonstration Where:  Farm + Food Lab, the Great Park, Irvine Description:  January is pruning time! Shape up those deciduous...

heritage-rose-garden-007 Hands-on Rose Pruning Workshop
Posted 1/6/2016 - Dodge the raindrops and join us for a morning of learning and hands-on pruning practice. UCCE Master Gardeners of Orange County will be holding our annual rose pruning workshop at Heritage Museum in Santa Ana on Saturday, January 23rd at 9 AM. Our...

microphone LISTEN: “Gardening in January” on In the Garden Radio
Posted 1/3/2016 - Happy New Year IN THE GARDEN!  The first Thursday of every month on the In the Garden radio show, UCCE Master Gardeners and KUCI staff hosts Teena Spindler and Katrina Kirkeby will bring you the monthly checklist for what needs to be done in...

radio LISTEN: “Gifts from the Garden” on In the Garden Radio
Posted 12/8/2015 - Now that it is getting chillier outside in the garden, come inside and get creative!  This week on In the Garden, UCCE Master Gardeners and KUCI staff hosts Teena Spindler and Katrina Kirkeby have tons of great ideas to keep you busy with our...

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Saturdays@SouthCoastREC

Introducing Saturdays@SouthCoastREC, a new family-friendly adventure series for those interested in learning about gardening and food preservation.

Mark your calendars now! Events will occur on February 6, April 2, June 4 and November 5, 2016 from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM at South Coast Research and Extension Center, 7601 Irvine Blvd, Irvine.

The admission fee is $5 per person or $10 per family of 2 or more. Parking is free.

Online registration in advance of the event is required, please visit this website to sign-up: Online Registration

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