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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?

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Posted 8/31/2015 - The first Thursday of every month on In the Garden, UCCE Master Gardeners and KUCI staff hosts Teena Spindler and Katrina Kirkeby will bring you special information for the month of September regarding what to do and what's happening in your...

Issues with Ants - Listen to In the Garden Radio
Posted 8/23/2015 - This week on In the Garden, two topics are revisited based on recent inquiries to Master Gardeners.  During one half-hour segment, your UCCE Master Gardener/KUCI host will have Dr. John Kabashima to speak about the issues with...

MG-Revised-400 Lets Talk Food Preservation - "In The Garden" Radio Program
Posted 8/17/2015 - Now that your garden is starting to produce, what next?  This week on In the Garden, UCCE Master Gardener and KUCI staff host Katrina Kirkeby with have a chat with Ernest Miller about food preservation.  Specifically, fermentation! ...

avocado Fertilizing Avocado Trees
Posted 8/17/2015 - Nitrogen and zinc are the two elements most commonly required by the avocado. Nitrogen deficiency results in a general yellowing color in the foliage. Nitrogen is applied through the use of commercial chemical fertilizers and manures. Rates of...

SavetheDate2015-v3 Page 1 7th Annual Urban Landscape and Garden Education Expo
Posted 8/15/2015 - Activities for the Whole Family! Explore the sustainable gardening practices at work at the UCCE Demonstration Landscapes - including rainwater harvesting, low-water plantings, more efficient irrigation, composting, mulching and environmentally friendly...

scabiosa Ten Plants That Attract Butterflies
Posted 8/10/2015 - Achillea (Yarrow) Armeria (Thrift) Boragoofficinalis (Borage) Echinacea (Coneflower) Eryngium (Sea Holly) Heliotrope Liatris (Gayfeather) Salvia (Sage) Scabiosa (Pincushion Flower) Verbena

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Save the Date! - Free Urban Landscape and Garden Expo

Save the Date for the annual UC ANR Urban Landscape and Garden Education Expo.

South Coast Research and Extension Center

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Youth Garden Workshops

Creating & Sustaining Your Youth Garden. Get more information.

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