UC Master Gardeners of Placer County
Ask a Master Gardener...
The Hotline office is currently available to answer your gardening questions. You can submit them by using the Ask A Master Gardener link below or by leaving a message on our Hotline number, 530-889-7388. Note that the office continues to be closed to walk-in clients.
To Ask a Master Gardener, Click here.
UC IPM Plant Pest Diagnostic Tool
Easily diagnose pest problem in your garden or landscape with UC IPM’s diagnostic tool!
Virtual Gardening Workshops
To view previous workshops: Recorded Virtual Gardening Workshops 2 12 2023
2023 Calendar & Gardening Guide
We are currently sold out for on-line sales.
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New! Home Gardener’s Guide to Viticulture Resources
Thinking about putting in a vineyard or need help maintaining the one you have? This 10-page Home Vineyard Resources Guide is designed to help home gardeners find answers to their wine grape growing questions.
Workshops and Special Events
|Designing Waterwise Gardens Workshop||6/10/2023|
|Caring for Trees During Drought||6/17/2023|
|Fall Is the New Spring||8/12/2023|
|Composting and Mulch||8/19/2023|
Visit Us at the Farmers' Market
|Auburn Farmers' Market||6/3/2023|
|Fowler Ranch Farmers' Market||6/4/2023|
|Roseville Fountains Farmers' Market||6/6/2023|
|Roseville Fountains Farmers' Market||6/13/2023|
Placer County Vegetable Planting Guide
Specifically designed for foothill gardeners, the Placer County Planting Guide shows what and when to plant in your vegetable garden throughout the year.
NEW! The Dance of Defensible Space Learn how to harden your home against wildfires.
Read these pre-evacuation steps that can really help your home survive wildfire:
Preparation can help protect homes from wildfire damage
More resources for finding out what you can do now to protect your home against wildfires: Be Firewise
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