Learn how to graft citrus
05/24/2014 12:00 AM
05/23/2014 10:12 PM
• CITRUS GRAFTING WORKSHOP
Where: 21538 County Road 99, Woodland
When: 10 a.m. Saturday
Admission: Free; certified budwood, $1 each; rootstock, $2.50; grafters trees, $5
The Sacramento Valley chapter of the California Rare Fruit Growers shows how to graft citrus during this hands-on workshop.
• SOUTHSIDE PARK TREE TOUR
Where: Southside Park, Eighth and T streets, Sacramento
When: 1 p.m. Sunday
Led by volunteers of the Sacramento Tree Foundation, this guided tour explores the big trees of shady Southside Park.
• SACRAMENTO CHRYSANTHEMUM SOCIETY CUTTING SALE
Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. next Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Details: (916) 988-6081
Find a huge selection of unusual and colorful mums, including exhibition, quill and spider mums. Experts will answer questions and offer tips for cultivation. Bring your own box to carry home plants.
• BUGTOPIA 3.0: DISCOVER EVERYDAY INSECTS
When: 1 p.m. June 1
Where: Arboretum Gazebo, UC Davis
At this family event, learn about the hidden insect wonders of the arboretum as well as bug names, trapping methods and ecology.
– Debbie Arrington
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