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UC Master Gardeners of Santa Barbara County

We're here to help with your home gardening questions!

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What people say...

About our Garden Talks in 2021:

  • "As a newer gardener, this was so helpful! Thank you!!!" - Alexandra G.
  • "Your classes are always helpful to me. Thank you for this and other useful presentations." –Anonymous
  • "Excellent! Lots of information." -Anonymous.
  • "Thank you for info on native plants, how to check for type of soil, and the online resources!" - Anonymous
  •  "Very good coverage of the topic presented in a way that could engage with every level of attendee, from complete beginner to seasoned composter."-Anonymous
  • "I have learned very much from this and other talks by Master Gardeners and think it is an important resource for the community." - Anonymous
Who We Are

We were featured in the S.B. Independent's "(Stay at) Home & Garden Special Issue"! https://www.independent.com/2020/05/13/advice-to-grow-by/ 

Serving Santa Barbara County since 1980, we are highly-trained volunteers who provide research-based information, workshops, and educational programs for home gardeners.

Watch Us Work

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Master Gardeners doled out free gardening advice and seeds at the 12th Annual Santa Barbara Community Seed Swap at the Santa Barbara Central Library.



The UC Master Gardener Program is sponsored by the University of California Cooperative Extension, a division of UC Agriculture and Natural Resources.