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Care & Use of Herbs from the Garden

Date: June 24, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Contact: UCCE Master Gardeners 209-223-6838

Sponsor: UCCE Master Gardeners of Amador County

Location: Amador County GSA Building

Event Details

Spice up your flower or vegetable garden this year by adding a few useful herbs. There are many good reasons to plant herbs in your garden. Fresh and dried culinary herbs are handy to have for cooking and other types can be used as ornamental plants or for crafts. The UCCE Master Gardeners of Amador County will be presenting a Public Education class, “Care and Use of Herbs from the Garden” on Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 9am-Noon. Master Gardeners will provide instruction on how to successfully grow herbs and then discuss the culinary aspects, as well as tips on the proper preservation of various herbs. They will also explain how to use herb plants as ornamentals to beautify your garden and attract beneficial insects. In addition, tips on using herbs as craft materials will be included. Hand-outs will be provided.

This class is free and open to the public. No reservations are required. Classes are held in the GSA building at 12200-B Airport Rd, Jackson.

For questions, call the UCCE Master Gardeners of Amador County at the UC Cooperative Extension Office from 10am to noon, Tuesday through Thursday, 223-6838 or email mgamador@ucdavis.edu. Website: http://ucanr.edu/mgamador.

Download the 2017 Master Gardener Class Schedule.

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