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Vegetables & Herbs

Would you like information on growing a specific vegetable?  Visit this link to the UC IPM  and the California Garden Web!

Tips and hints on these edible plants

Issues Articles Type Date Added
Watering Redwoods

by Jackie Woods, UCCE Master Gardener

PDF 10/9/17
Why plant Lavender

by Jackie Woods

PDF 3/31/16
Home grown herbs

By Andrea Peck, UCCE Master Gardener

PDF 10/22/15
growing vegetable during the drought

Growing vegetables during the drought

by Jutta Thoerner

PDF 10/11/15
Planting Spring Vegetables

by Leonard Cicerello, Master Gardener

PDF 3/14/15
The master gardener food preserver is here

by Andrea Peck and Christine Nelson, UCCE Master Gardeners

PDF 2/16/15
Edible Landscaping

by Nancy Hartwick UCCE Master Gardener

PDF 2/16/15
Plant onions and garlic among perennials

by Lee Oliphant, UCCE Master Gardener

DOC 8/5/14
Water conservation ideas for the home vegetable garden

By Teri Sonleitner Law, Master Gardener

PDF 3/8/14
Tips and tricks for vegetable gardening

by Andera Peck, Master Gardener

PDF 3/8/14
Why should I plant a cover crop over my vegetable garden?

by Jutta Thoerner, Master Gardener

PDF 1/3/14
Holiday Herbs

by Andrea Peck, Master Gardener

PDF 11/5/13
Keep those vegetables coming

by Lee Oliphant, Master Gardener

DOC 10/5/13
For Good Vegetables, Rely on Soil

Christina Muller, Master Gardener

DOC 8/11/13
Blossom end rot

by Andrea Peck, Master Gardener

DOC 6/18/13
Having Fun Growing Veggies with Kids

By Steve McDermott, Master Gardener

DOC 3/27/13
Secrets to your best vegetable garden ever

by Terri Sonleitner Master Gardner

DOC 3/6/13
Hybrid and Heirloom Vegetables

by Christine Muller, Master Gardener

PDF 1/24/13
Artichokes

by Lee Oliphant

PDF 10/1/12
Growing Berries in your back yard PDF 3/16/12
Pumpkins- How to grow a Monster

By Dr. LeRoy Davis and Dr. Joe Sabol, April 2011

PDF 3/16/12
Grow and Eat Greens Year-Around

By Lee Oliphant

PDF 2/8/12
Winter Veggies

By Maggie King, Master Gardener

PDF 1/26/12
Cool Season Planting Guide for SLO- Crop Circle

This is a seasonal chart of the planting time for cool season veggies in SLO County.

PDF 10/12/11
Fall planting schedule Handout for Advice to Grow by Workshop 3-20-10 PDF 3/17/10
Spring planting schedule Handout for Advice to Grow by Workshop 3-20-10 PDF 3/17/10
Vegetables at a glance Handout for Advice to Grow by Workshop 3-20-10 PDF 3/17/10
Vegetable seed germination Handout for Advice to Grow by Workshop 3-20-10 PDF 3/17/10
Yield for selected vegetable crops Handout for Advice to Grow by Workshop 3-20-10 PDF 3/17/10
Days to Maturity for selected Vegetable crops Handout for Advice to Grow by Workshop 3-20-10 PDF 3/17/10
Tending the Home Money Tree By Mary Bianchi, UC Farm Advisor 02/09 HTM 3/2/09
Growing Beets by Maggie King - 1/2/09 HTM 1/16/09
Shady Vegetable Gardening 12-26-08 HTM 1/16/09
Alternative Space for Vegetables By Lee Oliphant 12-19-08 HTM 1/2/09
Vegetable Growing Space By Lee Oliphant, Dec 08 HTM 12/26/08
Be a Producer and Help the Planet By Mary Giambalvo, Dec 08 HTM 12/17/08
Cool Season Vegetables - March '06 By Suzzanna Walsh , Master Gardener HTM 3/3/09
Growing Garlic by Mary Giambalvo, Master Gardener HTM 12/11/07
Asian Cool-Season Vegetables By Mary Giambalvo, Master Gardener HTM 11/11/10
Asparagus: Crowned King of Garden By Mary Giambalvo, Master Gardener 2004 HTM 3/17/10
Autumn Vegetables By Dale Norrington, Master Gardener HTM 11/11/10
Common Environmental Disorders of Tomatoes By Mary Bernard, Master Gardener August 2002 HTM 3/17/10
Garden Capers By Mary Giambalvo, Master Gardener December 2004 HTM 3/17/10
Herbs Reward Water Conservation By Mary Giambalvo, Master Gardener July 2004 HTM 3/17/10
Onions and Garlic Can be Grown in Flower Beds By Lee Oliphant, Master Gardener December 2004 HTM 3/17/10
The Most Valuable Spice in the World By Mary Giambalvos, Master Gardener July 2003 HTM 3/17/10
Tips for Tomato Growers By Art Henzgen, Master Gardener May 2004 HTM 3/17/10