Sacramento County Master Gardeners
2015 Gardening Guide and Calendar
Order your 2015 Gardening Guide and Calendar, Our All Stars for All Seasons, online now. To see more about this Gardening Guide and how to order it, click here. Remember, it makes a great gift!
In the WEL this month
For more of our autumn water efficient favorites, please visit our Fall Plant List.
In the orchard this month
It's time to harvest persimmons, quince, lemons and Bearss limes. And now is the time to plan how to protect your citrus from frosts and damaging freezes this winter. For more information about November orchard activities, click here.
This month in the vegetable garden
If you're composting with worms and the bin is outside, use a blanket or towel over it to keep the worms warm when the temperature drops.
Gardening with limited water
Carpenteria Californica, beautiful drought tolerant native shrub.
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Brown marmorated stink bugs (BMSB) (Halyomorpha halys) have invaded several blocks in Midtown Sacramento.
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UC Gardening Blogs
Added November 26, 2014
Apiculturists and beekeepers will love this T-shirt. So will anyone else...
Added November 25, 2014
The drone fly, aka European hover fly, aka syrphid fly, doesn't get as...
Added November 24, 2014
Oh, the myths about insects and spiders! It was a fun and educational...
Added November 21, 2014
Myths and gifts... When the UC Davis Bohart Museum of...