Tag: 2018

Lions Tails, Tiger Lilies, and Bears Breeches, Oh, My!

Lions Tails, Tiger Lilies, and Bears Breeches, Oh, My!

with Jackie Salas Monday, November 19, 2018 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. … Continue reading Lions Tails, Tiger Lilies, and Bears Breeches, Oh, My!

New Collections and Selections for the Summer-dry Garden

New Collections and Selections for the Summer-dry Garden

with Sean Hogan Monday, October 15, 2018 From his position as curator of the South African, New Zealand, Australian, New World Desert and the California Native Cultivar Gardens at UC Botanical Garden, Sean returned to his native Portland, eventually establishing Cistus Nursery, widely held to be among best of the west coast retail small nurseries. He … Continue reading New Collections and Selections for the Summer-dry Garden