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UC Master Gardeners - Sutter Yuba


Master Gardener Office is NOW OPEN

We, per University of California guidelines, are now open to the public as of Monday, May 10, 2021. All of our in-person meetings, including 4-H and Master Gardener, will follow social distancing protocols, per the state, county, and University public health regulations.


The UCCE Master Gardeners of Sutter-Yuba Counties welcome you!

Who are we?

UCCE Master Gardeners are trained representatives of the University of California Cooperative Extension, assisting the gardening community of Sutter and Yuba Counties by providing research-based home gardening information.*

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*To learn more, visit the statewide UC Master Gardener Program and the California Garden Web.

Ask us!
We are here to help if you have gardening questions, want to have us identify a plant or animal for you, or just want to know more about us. Download here to learn how to submit samples for identification.

UC ANR Blogs
  • Buckeye in upper Bidwell Park, J. Alosi
    What Makes a Plant Drought Tolerant?

    You've seen these terms often: “drought tolerant” and “water-wise.”  For water conservation and sustainable gardening, Master Gardeners recommend plants that are adapted to the long, hot, dry summers of the Mediterranean climate. But what are the characteristics that...

  • A female metallic green sweat bee, genus Agapostemon, on a purple coneflower. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
    A Sight to See Is This Bee

    Ever seen a green metallic sweat bee? The colors are exquisite. This is a female Agapostemon on a purple coneflower at UC Davis.  They are called "sweat bees" because they are attracted to human perspiration. The genders are easy to distinguish. The males have a striped...

    By Kathy Keatley Garvey
    Author - Communications specialist
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