Marin Master Gardeners

Master Gardeners

MARIN MASTER GARDENERS AT THE LANDMARKS ART & GARDEN CENTER, 
841 TIBURON BLVD., TIBURON, CALIFORNIA

SPRING 2020 LECTURES

Garden talk series from UC Marin Master Gardeners

The UC Marin Master Gardeners will host three talks at the Landmarks Art & Garden Center on Wednesday mornings 10 to 11 a.m. on March 4 and April 1. No reservations are required and admission is free.  For more information, contact Faith Brown at 415-435-5320.

Dazzling Dahlias
Wednesday, March 4

Join us for an in-depth look at the diversity of dahlias. Learn about germination, planting, maturation, blooming, and propagation of dahlias to enjoy their varied and spectacular summer flowers in your garden.
Speaker Paula Jaffe became a Marin Master Gardener in 2006 and has been a member of the San Francisco Dahlia Society for 18 years. She grows more than 100 dahlias in her Tiburon garden and has learned through trial and error how to produce exhibition-winning blossoms, despite clay soil, wind, drought, and hot summer sun

Secrets and Solutions to Rejuvenate Your Pollinator Garden
Wednesday, April 1

Do you want to learn about the cultural care requirements of plants in your pollinator garden? Topics covered in this talk include when to cut back on watering and fertilizing, saving seeds, pruning and dividing perennials, and fall clean-up.
Speaker Anne-Marie Walker founded a UC award-winning program that teaches third- and fourth-grade students about edible gardening. She is certified by the University of California as a trainer for edible and sustainable landscapes. She lives in Belvedere in the home where her husband grew up and serves on Belvedere’s Parks and Open Space Committee.