Spring Garden Market and Educational Fair
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Saturday, April 15, 2023
9:00am – 1:00pm
2495 South Delaware Street
San Mateo County Event Center
San Mateo, CA (map)
Free Admission • Free Parking • Cash or Check Only
Only $5 each (most plants)
Funds raised will be used to support future training and workshops that will be free to the public.
Drop by tables for demonstrations, exhibits and answers to your questions
- Soil for Veggies
- Harvest for Neighbors
- Integrated Pest Management/Plant Diagnostics
- Native Plants
- UC Master Gardeners Information
These partners will be at the fair as well:
- Harvest for Neighbors/ Each Green Corner
- Master Food Preservers
- San Mateo Office of Sustainability
- San Mateo Event Center
Additional sale items
Beyond edibles: we will have a selection of pollinator plants, native plants, succulents and gardening books for sale.
Tired of tasteless tomatoes and other vegetables that just won’t thrive in your area? The UC Master Gardeners of San Mateo and San Francisco Counties are holding their Spring Garden Market and Educational Fair in Redwood Hall at the San Mateo County Event Center.
Come buy plants for your summer garden: tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, squash, herbs, succulents, pollinators, and more. Varieties have been selected just for the San Francisco and Peninsula climate zones, and grown by local UC Master Gardeners.
Plus: free demonstrations and workshops, educational tables and displays, and Master Gardeners available to answer any questions.
Spring Garden Market - Spring Edibles Plant Library
Live Presentation Schedule
9:30-9:45: Tomatoes (Carol O’Donnell)
9:55-10:10: Herbs (Kathy Fleming/Cindi Morris)
10:20-10:35: Caring for Soil in Raised Beds Season to Season (Nick Landolfi)
10:45-11:00: Tips for Growing Edibles in Your Garden Soil (Terry Lyngso)
11:10-11:25: Harvest for Neighbors, Importance of Food Banks Interview (Judith Dean With Susan Houston)
11:35-11:50: Gophers (Janice Moody)
12:00-12:15: Pests on Edibles (Jonathan Propp)
12:25-12:40: Pruning Your Ornamental Tree for Best Structure (Dr. Igor Lacan)