Category Archives: Native Plants

Theodore Payne Foundation (Sun Valley) — First Sundays

Theodore Payne Foundation offers a FREE tour of their gardens on First Sundays from 8 am – 1 pm.   Theodore Payne Foundation for Wild Flowers and Native Plants is located at 10459 Tuxford Street, Sun Valley, CA 91352. The following … Continue reading

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Lemon Lily Festival (Idyllwild) — July 12-13

The Lemon Lily Festival (and a Bluegrass Music) will be on July 12-13 from 9 am-4 pm at the Idyllwild Nature Center and 9 am-5 pm in downtown Idyllwild.  The Lemon Lily Committee is focused on restoring the Lemon Lily … Continue reading

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Native Plant Uses (Idyllwild) — July 5 & 6

Native Plants: Contemporary and Traditional Uses class with be held on July 5 & 6.  The class is held at IdyllwildARTS, 52500 Temecula Road, Idyllwild, CA 92549. The following is from http://deborahsmall.wordpress.com/2014/05/31/native-plants-class-contemporary-and-traditional-uses-at-idyllwildarts-2014: Once again, Craig Torres, Barbara Drake, Abe Sanchez, … Continue reading

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Propagating Native Plants (Claremont) — March 29

The Propagating California Native Plants workshop is hosted by The Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Gardens at 1500 N. College Ave, Claremont, CA 91711. The following is from http://rsabg.org/community-education/991-propagating-california-native-plants: Propagating California Native Plants: How to sow seed, take cuttings and prepare … Continue reading

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Hack the Drought

The following is from http://www.meetup.com/Hack-the-Drought-LA: Hack the Drought is a movement to help California and the Western states survive the worst drought conditions on record. We are in the middle of the worst drought in over 500 years in this … Continue reading

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Wild Foods of San Diego — December 20

This group and this event especially, have received rave reviews from those participating.  You must be a member of the group to participate.  Learn more at: Survival Preparedness Escondido, CA 743 Disaster Preppers *** Please note if you are planning … Continue reading

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Las Pilitas Nursery

Las Pilitas has the most organized plant directory online.    If you are interested in planting more native California plants, they are THE BEST resource I have found. They have two nurseries, the nearest nursery to Hemet is at 8331 Nelson … Continue reading

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