Month: April 2010

Wildflower Season…what’s going on in SoCal

It’s Wildflower Season around Southern California, and this looks to be an amazing weekend for flower watching! Along with the aforementioned Rose Days this weekend there is plenty of other natural beauty all around. California Poppies are a highlight right now, and this weekend the Poppy Festival will be happening in Lancaster City Park. The […]

What are you doing this weekend? Rose Days at Otto & Sons

18th Annual Rose Days Saturday and Sunday April 24-25, 2010 from 9AM – 5 PM Southern California’s Largest Collection of Garden RosesSpecial Rose Days Pricing900+ varieties of roses. Free Seminars! Gates open at 9AM each day, seminars start at noon. Guest speakers from Weeks Roses, Jackson Perkins, Star Roses, and David Austin Roses plus owner […]

How to Care for Ceanothus (California Lilac)

Ceanothus or California Lilac is a beautiful shrub that is native to California, it ranges from low ground cover varieties to tall shrubs. You can find a Ceanothus for just about any spot in your garden, provided you don’t over water it. Here is a quick run down of what to do during the year […]

What to do in your Southern California Garden in April

Spring is in the air, the birds and butterflies are appearing and it’s starting to be very enjoyable outdoors. Here is a list of garden chores that you should take care of this month. It is a great month to plant your annuals to start creating summer color April is the time to start plant […]