Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

January, 2011
Regional Report

Shows & Events

39th Annual Camellia Show and Sale
On Saturday, February 12 (1-4:30pm) and Sunday, February 13 (10:30am-4:30pm), hundreds of gorgeous blooms will compete for top honors at The Huntington Botanical Gardens, co-sponsored by the Southern California Camellia Society. In addition to the displays, a wide selection of camellia plants will be available for purchase. Be sure to also explore the acres of blooming camellias in the North Vista, Japanese Garden Canyon, and Chinese Garden. Free with admission. 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino 91108. For more information, go to or call 626-405-2100.

Clever Gardening Technique

Dirty Walls?
Apply a layer of mulch over soil that is close to the house or in a windowbox to prevent mud from spattering during rain or when you irrigate.


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