Advice to Grow By
- NEW: Irrigating between 9 a.m. - 7 p.m., except for system testing and repair
- NEW: Using a hose without a shutoff nozzle
- Allowing irrigation water to runoff or overspray the irrigated area
- Hosing down sidewalks, driveways, and other hard-surfaced areas
- Non-recirculating decorative fountains
Learn more on MMWD's Drought Information page. Thank you for your cooperation!
Marin Master Gardeners - Class of 2015
Thinking of applying for the 2015 Marin Master Gardener class? Click here for all information, and mark your calendar with the following important dates:
9/5/2014, 12 noon – All Applications due into Novato Office
9/30-10/2 & 10/6-7 – Applicant interviews at UC Office
REGISTER ONLINE NOW
What's New in the Garden?
|IVC Fall Plant Sale||9/6/2014|
|Harvesting Your Garden||10/3/2014|
|The Feng Shui Dynamics of IPM||10/4/2014|
|Dealing with Vertebrate Pests in the Garden||10/4/2014|
|Preparing Your Garden for Winter||10/4/2014|
|Developing a Complete Habitat Garden from Earth to Sky||10/11/2014|
|Garden for Life with Adaptive Gardening||10/29/2014|
Got garden questions?
Ask a Master Gardener...
CALL: (415) 473-4204
VISIT: UCCE Master Gardener Help Desk
1682 Novato Boulevard, Suite 150-B
Novato, CA 94947
Open Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - noon, and 1 - 4 p.m.
Edible Gardening Resources
For information about growing your own fruits and vegetables, please click here. Also, you can visit our Demonstration Gardens at the Indian Valley Organic Farm & Garden in Novato. Purchase fresh produce from the Farm stand on Wednesdays from 10am- 3pm. Please bring your own bags.
The Marin Master Gardeners are a dedicated, trained group of volunteers with a shared love of gardening and horticulture. Through community service and educational outreach, they provide home gardeners and community organizations with the knowledge and skills to create a healthy environment for Marin County. Since 1986, Marin Master Gardeners have worked as non-paid staff members of the University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE), answering public inquiries and providing information on all areas of plant health and gardening practices.