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WATER, WATER ... U.C. Master Gardeners will discuss water — controlled distribution and the right amount for vegetables and ornamental plants — on Saturday, July 3, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Palo Alto Demonstration Garden, 851 Center Drive, Palo Alto. The free workshop will include hand watering, drip irrigation and spray heads controlled by hydrozones. Afterwards, people may visit the Water Wise Garden, with five large beds, native and low-water Mediterranean plants, and the Edibles Garden, with vegetable beds interplanted with flowers that attract birds and insects, fruit trees, container plantings and compost and worm bins. Information: Master Gardeners at 408-282-3105, between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday or http://mastergardeners.org.

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