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Edible Food Growing - Summer
Hassett Hardware
348 Woodside Plaza
Redwood City, CA 94061
Contact: mgsmsf@ucanr.edu
Sponsor: Master Gardeners of San Mateo & San Francisco

Edible Food Growing - Summer

This presentation covers six main topics:

  • Terms and definitions - Review
  • Anatomy of seeds and seedlings
  • Tools and equipment
  • The steps to propagate seeds to seedlings
  • Common issues with seeds and seedlings

Participants will learn how to read relevant information from a seed package, how to plant seeds indoors and move them to their ultimate growing site, how to plant seeds outdoors, and how to avoid common seed propagation problems.

Presenter Master Gardener Judith Dean:  Judith Dean is a Master Gardener since 2006 and has attended propagation classes at Foothill College, SF Botanical Garden, and Filoli.  She is a long term propagator of tomatoes and other vegetables from seed.  Also a long term propagator of ornamental plants from cuttings.

Registration:  Not required.