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Plant now for fall and winter greens

Even before the bushels of tomatoes, zucchini and peppers start to wane, it’s time for fall planting. It’s a natural progression for Master Gardener Laurie Meyerpeter ...

Auburn Garden Club sale profits community horticultural efforts

On April 26, people lined up to buy plants and baked goodies at the annual Auburn Garden Club Sale. More than $5,000 in receipts will be translated into grants for school and commu ...

Plant sale to include favorites, unusual and drought-tolerant choices

For the past year, Auburn Garden Club members have been nursing seedlings and coaxing flower and vegetable starts. All that effort will culminate in Saturday’s annual plant s ...

Burying hoard of gold coins in backyard could be costly mistake

The Auburn-area soil is soft from a series of rainstorms and Gold Country imaginations these days are fertile with the prospect of finding buried treasure. After all, it was only ...

Auburn Garden Club awards annual grants

During the past 10 years, the Auburn Garden Club has awarded more than $50,000 in scholarships and grants. The club assists in community efforts for education, natural resource ...

Fall gardens – turning over a new leaf

Looking to extend the growing season through fall and winter? It’s a little late, but still do-able, according to Eisley Nursery manager Cyndi Davis, “You want to get ...

Auburn man tills tomatoes, shares the bounty

When Auburn’s Mike Malvey took up gardening, it was a way to relax from the stresses of running his companies. Now retired, it has become a way to give back to the community. ...

Plant sale to bloom in Auburn

The Auburn Garden Club’s annual plant sale will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, in the Bethlehem Lutheran Church parking lot, 1279 High St. All perennial plants ...

Local students can apply for garden club scholarships

The Auburn Garden Club is offering $1,000 scholarships to Placer County students. Qualifying students must be graduating seniors and currently enrolled community college or univers ...