Join us on October 28th from 9am-4pm as we celebrate the fall planting season! Throughout the day we will have unique talks that are sure to motivate and educate.
•Expert CNPS members will be on hand to help with plant selection.
•Join or renew your membership!
•CNPS members always enjoy a 10% discount on plants at Tree of Life Nursery.
9:30 AM Preparing Your Yard for Showtime: Garden Tours, Neighborhood Aesthetics, and Summer Entertaining
Mabel Alezard and Sarah Jayne, CNPS Fellow Award recipient and leader of the Orange County Chapter Garden Tour for 15 years provides simple points for dressing up your yard.
10:30 AM Wild Natives and Refined Veggies - Together!
Thea Gavin, local CNPS chapter board member and state CNPS Conservation Conference Poetry maven, is sharing secrets of success from the Concordia University Heritage Garden and her own home garden.
11:30 AM The Best Regional Trees For Your Orange County Yard
Bob Huttar, Field Biologist and ISA Certified Arborist, will bridge the worlds of ecological benefits and landscape practicality.
1:30 PM Why Use Native Plants?
Brad Jenkins, former CNPS state and chapter president, will chat with attendees about the advantages of increasing the use of native plants in urban yards, parks, and communities.
Tree of Life Nursery
33201 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA