Since 1933 . . .

Since 1933 . . .

. . . we’ve been dedicated to bringing together gardeners & garden professionals, through meetings and other events, to share their experiences.


Next Monthly Meeting

Ocotober


New Collections and Selections for the Summer-dry Garden

with Sean Hogan
Monday, October 15, 2018 – 7:00 pm
SF County Fair Bldg – 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco

From his position as curator of the South African, New Zealand, Australian, New World Desert and the California Native Cultivar Gardens at UCBG, Sean returned to his native Portland, eventually establishing Cistus Nursery, widely held to be among best of the west coast retail small nurseries. He has lectured extensively and contributed to an extremely wide range of horticultural and botanical literature and magazines.

Meeting information


November

Lions Tails, Tiger Lilies, and Bears Breeches, Oh, My!
with Sean Hogan
Monday, November 19, 2018 – 7:00 pm
SF County Fair Bldg – 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco

Children’s Fairyland is a kid’s amusement park, developed over 65 years ago as a beloved retirement project of local nurseryman Arthur Navlet. Join Jackie Salas, the park’s Landscape Supervisor, will discuss plant choices influenced by decades of additions, more than 200,000 visitors, toddlers’ feet, and squirrels from Hades. Come and see what such an environment could produce!