The UCCE/El Dorado County Master Gardener class Foothill Gardening: Microclimates, Climate Zones and Weather set for Saturday, July 26 from 9 a.m.-noon will be at the Veterans Memorial Building, 130 Placerville Drive in Placerville.
Join Master Gardener and retired meteorologist Steve Savage to learn about gardening in the unique foothills environment. Explore plant hardiness zones; effect of light, heat and terrain on plants; micro-climates; frost formation and protection; and how to make short-range forecasts for your garden.
The class is open to the public and is free.
Visit the Master Gardeners at ucanr.org/sites/EDC_Master_Gardeners/. Also check out the Facebook page at facebook.com/pages/El-Dorado-County-Master-Gardeners/164653119129.
Master Gardener office hours are Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m.-noon. The Website is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call 530-621-5512 or stop by the public counter at 311 Fair Lane in Placerville for more information.