Our Garden / What Went Wrong in Your Garden (and How to Fix It)
Date: October 11, 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: Terry Lippert UC Master Gardener
What Went Wrong in Your Garden, and How to Fix It.
This ever-popular talk, given by UC Master Gardener Terry Lippert, covers common vegetable growing problems and how to correct them. You will learn what causes tomatoes to crack, why zucchinis sometimes shrivel and die, and why broccoli and cauliflower sometimes produce only tiny heads. Learn why onions often produce flowers and fail to develop good bulbs. You’ll hear about solutions to these and other vegetables crop problems and also receive suggestions for what vegetables to plant for the most reliable good results.
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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