UC Master Gardeners of San Mateo & San Francisco
University of California
UC Master Gardeners of San Mateo & San Francisco

Creating a Pollinator-friendly Garden

Date: July 13, 2019

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Contact: mgsmsf@ucanr.edu

Sponsor: Master Gardeners of San Mateo & San Francisco

Location: Redwood City Veterans Memorial Senior Center

Event Details

Description:  Attract bees, butterflies and other pollinators to your garden by creating an inviting habitat. Get to know our local pollinators and what they need to thrive. In this class you will learn:

- How to identify local pollinators at each stage in their life cycle
- What makes an attractive habitat and which plants are needed for pollinators

Presenter Master Gardener Cindy Burgdorf:  A UC Master Gardener for 11 years, Cindy has been gardening for 64 years (she started with cherry tomatoes in her Grandmother’s garden). On her 1 ½ acre property, she has year-round vegetable beds, gardens devoted to bees and butterflies, five bee hives, six chickens, a worm bin and six compost bins. Her yard is a Monarch Waystation (Monarch Watch), a certified Butterfly Garden (NABA), certified Wildlife Habitat (NWF) and certified Bee-Friendly Garden (Pollinator Partnership).

Registration is Required:  Please sign up.

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