Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

April, 2002
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Wildflower Walks
Saturdays and Sundays through May 13, Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden hosts guided walks at 2pm. (You can take an unguided walk any day between 10am and 4pm.) The gardens features native California plants and presents them in natural settings as well as in ornamental displays. The garden is at its best in April and May, when the flowers are in bloom. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 North College Avenue, Claremont 91711. For more information, call (909) 625-8767.

Local Buzz

Wildflower Hotline
Call the Theodore Payne Foundation's Wildflower Hotline at 818-768-3533 to get information on what's blooming where throughout Southern California. Updates are posted each Thursday evening. You can also view the wildflower information on their Web site: Theodore Payne Foundation for Wildflowers and Native Plants, Inc.


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