Garden Highlights

Continue Reading

Becoming a Master Gardener

Interested in Becoming a Master Gardener in Santa Clara County?

The Class of 2015 has been selected. We accept new trainees every two years, so if you want to be considered for the Class of 2017, then please return to this home page in January of 2016 for information about how to begin the application process.

Continue Reading

Master Gardener Program

The objectives of the Master Gardeners of Santa Clara County, a volunteer organization, are to support the educational activities of the University of California Cooperative Extension and to operate for scientific and educational purposes, promoting horticultural education and service to the community and provide continuing horticulture enrichment for members.
Our Mission: 
To develop, adapt and extend research-based horticultural information and educational programs to the residents of Santa Clara County. 
Our Goals: 

  • Have a research-based and educational component for all Master Gardener activities.
  • Increase Master Gardener outreach to and participation by our multicultural community.
  • Provide horticultural enrichments to all Master Gardener volunteers.
  • Focus on high priority projects to optimize Master Gardener efforts


Continue Reading