Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

November, 2000
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Celebrate Autumn
A great way to celebrate autumn is to attend the day-long event by that same name at Roger's Gardens, 2301 San Joaquin Hills Road, Corona del Mar, on Saturday, November 11, starting at 9:15 a.m. You'll learn to take elements from the garden into the home to make unique seasonal accents and participate in other holiday craft activities. Admission is free. For more information call (949) 640-5800. For the holidays, be sure to check out the superlative collection of Radko blown glass.

Web Finds

Gardening Chuckles and Wisdom
Gardeners need to laugh at themselves every once in a while so we don't take our passion too seriously. The Web site at offers a fun collection of gardening quotes, quips, sayings, proverbs, and plays on words. Categories include garden history, trees, flowers, ideas from the backyard, garden writing on the internet, and suggested inspirational readings.


Today's site banner is by Marilyn and is called "Salvia regla 'Royal'"