2014 SMAS Events and Educational Classes

    *** Saturday, September 13 ***
The 38th Hillsborough – San Mateo
   Fall Garden Tour and Plant Sale

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                        and online ticket purchases


All programs listed below are held at the Kohl Pumphouse in San Mateo Central Park.  Enter at 9th & Palm Avenues, follow path to iron dog statue.  Go through white gates to the left of the statue, and the Pumphouse is behind the Victorian fountain.

Sunday Master Gardener Plant Clinics: Oct 5, Nov 2.    Come anytime between 11:30am – 1pm. FREE
The Master Gardeners are available to answer your questions from general information to advice about specific problems.  You may bring samples  of your plants for better diagnosis.  Use a Ziploc or similar bag to carry your sample.  If you suspect insect damage, try to include some of the insects so they can be correctly identified.  http://ucanr.org/sites/MGsSMSF/

 Sunday Garden Seminars:

FREE to the public on the first Sunday of each month (except September).

October 5, 1 – 2:30pm.  Sasanquas: Camellias for an extended blooming season FREE
Gene Fleet local garden designer and board member of the SFPCS Camellia Society will be speaking about Sasanquas, the “sun camellia”. His presentation will focus on this camellia that thrives in the sunnier parts of your garden.

Nursery/Greenhouse * Plant Sales
Open Tuesday, Thursday: 10am – 2:00pm.  Sunday: 10am-Noon   Ph. (650) 579-0536

* Become an SMAS member and receive a 10% discount in addition to supporting San Mateo Central Park