UCCE Master Gardeners of San Bernardino County
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UCCE Master Gardeners of San Bernardino County


Master Gardener Program Application for 2016/17

Please help us promote and recruit applicants for the 2016/17 UCCE San Bernardino County Master Gardener program to be conducted at Chino Basin Water Conservation District in Montclair on Saturdays beginning October 1, 2016 from 9:00-12:30pm.  We are accepting online mountain and high desert applicants as well as valley applicants.

The Master Gardener Program Application is now available online at:


Or, you may download the application, complete, and email to Dona Jenkins at djenkins@ucanr.edu or fax to (909) 387-3306.  The deadline for submitting the application is September 20, 2016.

Click here to download the application


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Ask us about how to save water in your landscape, what's damaging your plants, how to make and use compost in your own backyard, what's ailing your trees, or any gardening-related question, we're here to help! Call us, email us, or leave a message anytime.

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Water-Wise Gardening Information

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Learn to be water-wise in your yard and garden! Fall is a good time to introduce new plants in your yard allowing them to become established by winter rain. Even California native plants aren't drought-resistant until they become well established. Take advantage of these water-wise tips for plant and lawn care.

Water-Wise Gardening Information


August Gardening Tips

Its time to...

  • Continue mulching to conserve soil moisture and control weeds
  • Keep harvesting vegetables for continued production
  • Do the final pruning of summer for fruit bushes
  • Fertilize strawberries
  • Fertilize indoor plants
  • Seed winter annual flowers this month
  • In a cool location indoors, start seeds of cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, bunching onion, and radicchio for over-wintering. 


More Monthly Tips...

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