UCCE Master Gardeners of Orange County
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UCCE Master Gardeners of Orange County

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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?

meyer-lemon Plant Citrus and Avocado Trees Now
Posted 3/30/2015 - This is the best time of year to plant citrus and avocado trees if you have been considering adding one to your yard. There are a variety to choose from that do well in our climate, but the best idea to help you narrow down your choices is to take into...

camellia Pruning Camellias
Posted 3/24/2015 - This is the time of year to prune Camellias. They will soon have finished blooming whether they are Japonicas or Sasanquas. If they have grown too tall or lanky they can be pruned just like any other woody shrub. Open up dense overgrown interiors to...

gardening-apps2x3 There’s An App For That
Posted 3/18/2015 - Have you married your love of gardening with your love of technology yet? (Farmville doesn't count!) Is it being a bit presumptuous that you even have a love of technology? Well maybe this will act as an introduction for you. There are a number of...

LOGO IYS en Print The International Year of Soils!
Posted 3/12/2015 - The United Nations has declared 2015 the International Year of Soils and officially kicked off the celebration on World Soil Day, December 5, 2014 with celebrations in New York, Santiago, and Bangkok! The purpose is to increase the awareness and...

tomato-round-up with-text final Garden Ideas on the Web
Posted 3/6/2015 - This time of year there are just days that it is either too cold, too dark or too wet to get out in the yard, but if you still have the urge to spend time doing something garden related, try checking out Sunset Magazine's garden section at...

strawberries Still Time To Plant Strawberries
Posted 3/2/2015 - If you didn't plant strawberries in the fall, there is still time to get them in the ground to enjoy this year. When you drive around the county and see fields of strawberries it is easy to see that they love our climate. Aside from the weather the...

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