Citrus Tree Care
Half Moon Bay Library
620 Correas Street
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Sponsor: Master Gardeners of San Mateo & San Francisco

Everyone should have at least one citrus in their landscape. You will learn which trees will thrive in our area, how and where to plant them, common problems and diseases, and a discussion about the Huanglongbing disease and the threat it poses.

Presenters Master Gardener Lisa Putman and Master Gardener Kathleen Putman, "The Putnam Sisters". Together Lisa and Kathleen have been teaching about gardening at Lyngso, San Mateo County Fair, and Garden Clubs for the last 12 years.

Lisa Putnam has a BS in Agricultural Economics from UC Davis and also studied nutrition science at Davis. She currently operates a small sustainable organic farm in Woodside and Portola Valley and is a UC Master Gardener and Master Composter.  Lisa’s passion is soil and compost.  

Kathleen Putnam is a professional organic vegetable gardener serving the Mid-Peninsula and is an ISA Certified Arborist. Kathleen has a degree in Environmental Horticulture from City College of San Francisco and is a UC Master Gardener.  Kathleen’s passion is fruit trees and soil.

Class Level: Intermediate

Registration is Required:  Please click here.

Parking: There is a designated library parking lot, as well as free street parking. The Saturday farmers market and soccer games can bring in crowds so feel free to use the Cunha Intermediate School parking lot, if needed (the middle school adjacent to the library parking lot).  *Weekend traffic over 92 can be slow if it's a sunny day, so please allow extra time for travel.