Event Date: 
Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: 

Guadalupe Community Gardens, Asbury and Walnut Streets, San Jose

Fees: 
Free
Instructor: 
UCCE Master Gardeners of Santa Clara County

The master gardeners who tend the Guadalupe Demonstration Garden will discuss ways to prepare for spring planting. Topics include soil preparation, composting, using capillary mats, how to use a "cold frame" to harden off seedlings before planting in the ground, and best techniques for planting. Free plants available! Speakers and participants in this presentation will be the Master Gardeners of the Guadalupe Demonstration Garden: Dorothy Heimgartner, Sharon Johnson, Jim Lockhart, Margaret Talbert, and Wendy Wen.