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Gardening Basics - Planting 101 (Oakland)
Elmhurst Branch (Oakland Public Library)
1427 88th Ave
Oakland, CA 94621
Contact: UC Master Gardener Program of Alameda County
Sponsor: UC Master Gardener Program of Alameda County

This friendly and interactive workshop is tailor-made for budding gardeners! Learn everything from planting tomato starts to nurturing seeds into thriving plants. Pam Sogge from the Alameda County Master Gardeners will talk about planting in the ground, in a garden bed and in containers of all kinds. Then lead us in a hand-on demonstration of planting up a container.

What to Expect:

  • Essential tips for selecting the right plant, soil and spot for your plants.
  • A guide to successful watering for your plants.
  • A supportive environment where no question is too basic.
  • Hands-on activity of planting your own container (supplies provided)
  • Take home a container and your very own plant.