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Latest Statewide Master Gardener News
Added December 4, 2013
Happy Holidays to All! This Thanksgiving I finished up my bulb planting project and reflected on all of the things I am grateful for. If you’ll indulge me - I’d like to share a few of them with all of you. I am thrilled to be...
Added November 26, 2013
I would like to take a moment to introduce myself, my name is Melissa Womack and I am ecstatic to begin my new role as Program Representative for the University of California Statewide Master Gardeners! I’ve heard a myriad of...
Latest News from the Bug Blog
Added December 17, 2013
If you've been itching for that long--awaited book about North America's bumble bees, the itch and the wait are over. You can now order the book, titled "Bumble Bees of North America: An identification Guide," on the Princeton...
Added December 16, 2013
It's time for a spray of sunshine. The golden daisy bush (genus Euryops, family Asteraeae), will do that to you. The popular perennial both brightens your garden and attracts honey bees and other insects. The name originates from "eurys,"...