Our Garden / Growing Apples & Pears in Your Backyard
Date: October 18, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Contact: email@example.com - UC Master Gardeners-Contra Costa
Sponsor: UC Master Gardener Program-Contra Costa
- Ask a Master Gardener Table from 9 am to Noon
- Speaker from 10 am to 11:30 am: Darlene DeRose, UC Master Gardener
Growing Apples & Pears in Your Backyard
Do you have an apple or pear tree in your yard, but aren’t sure if you are properly caring for it? Are you wondering why you are not getting as much fruit as you expected? You will learn how and where to pick out the right tree for you, how to plant it and how to care/maintain it over time. Join us for tips on growing trees in small spaces.
About Our Garden
Our Garden is a public demonstration garden of the UC Master Gardener Program of Contra Costa County, located in Walnut Creek at the corner of North Wiget Lane and Shadelands Drive, just off Ygnacio Valley Road. From April through October, weekly speakers present a variety of information on edibles gardening and home gardening in general.
UC Master Gardeners of Contra Costa maintain the garden and interface with the general public. We encourage you to bring in your home and garden questions and talk with a UC Master Gardener at the Ask a Master Gardener Table (9 am to Noon)!
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