UCCE Master Gardeners of San Joaquin County
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UCCE Master Gardeners of San Joaquin County

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Click here for water conservation tips and tricks and help conserve water!

ACP (Asian citrus psyllid) found in San Joaquin county

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You may have heard that ACP (Asian citrus psyllid) was found in Lodi, Manteca and recently Stockton. The Master Gardeners are ready to answer your questions about this invasive pest. Click here to find out how you can help prevent the spread of this unwanted pest and what to do if you think you have it.

 

 

What's Growing On - SJMG Blog

Gardens as a metaphor for life

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An acquaintance recently told me about a favorite and once thriving shrub that was in serious decline.  The problem: over time, branches from a nearby tree had grown and spread so widely that they were shading out the sun-loving plant. The only...

Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 9:32 AM
  • Author: Kathy Ikeda

Master Gardeners – we’re here to help you

A San Joaquin Master Gardener working in the Learning Landscape

Have you ever wondered where to go for advice about landscaping or vegetable gardening? Does a pest problem have you stumped? Do you need guidance on how and when to prune your favorite specimen plant or fruit tree? Master Gardeners are here to...

Posted on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 10:26 AM
  • Author: Kathy Ikeda

Avoid problems with some smaller trees for shade and color.

Red maples in my neighbor's front garden.

A friend asked me recently if there are modest sized trees to plant for shade. Her recent experience was removing a Magnolia tree which had cracked up her driveway. The back-hoe operator, who took out the root-ball, said it was the largest he had ever...

Posted on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 11:20 AM
  • Author: Lee Miller

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Valley Gardener's Journal For Year-Round Blooms

The San Joaquin Master Gardeners are excited about the Valley Gardener's Journal For Year-Round Blooms. This garden journal is now available for purchase and is great for any gardener. For more info click here!  

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