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Vegetables for Contra Costa

Vegetable Planting Guides for Contra Costa

The following vegetable planting guides represent the combined gardening experience of many of the UC Master Gardeners here in Contra Costa County.  We hope you find these guides helpful as you plan your edible gardens!

CCC Vegetable Planting Guide-Interior Regions
CCC Vegetable Planting Guide-Coastal Regions

Container Gardening

Some of our most popular library presentations are on Gardening in Small Spaces, with an emphasis on growing vegetables in containers.  Here are the presentation summaries: 
Growing Vegetables in Containers
Growing Winter Vegetables in Containers

Tomato Tips for Contra Costa

Love tomatoes?  Want to grow your own?  Here are some great tips from your UC Master Gardeners of Contra Costa.

Tomatoes - Growing Tips & Abiotic Disorders
Dry Farming Tomatoes
Common Tomato Pests & Diseases
Tomatoes & Drought in Contra Costa
About Tomatoes-Frequently Asked Questions