Local Garden Events

The following is a list of upcoming gardening events in the local Los Angeles region. For events presented by the Malibu Garden Club, view our Events page.

Sat. & Sun.
Apr. 14 & 1510:00 am - 5:00 pm

15th Annual Theodore Payne Native Plant Garden Tour

The Theodore Payne Native Plant Garden Tour is a unique adventure: a two-day self-guided journey through the Los Angeles region’s most beautiful and inspiring home landscapes. At each location, you’ll meet garden owners, designers, knowledgeable docents and fellow gardeners. You'll learn about native plants, garden design, and wildlife habitat.

County Wide, Los Angeles, CA

Thu, Fri, Sat & Sun
Apr. 19 - 229:00 am – 4:00 pm

Mt. SAC Plant Sale

Students from the Mount San Antonio College horticulture program will sell a variety of potted plants to make your home garden zing this spring from April 19-22. Free to members.

Descanso Gardens

Sat. & Sun.
Apr. 21 & 229:00 am – 4:00 pm

Daylily and Bulb Society's Annual Bulb Show and Sale

The SCHAS Daylily & Bulb Society presents this annual show of rare bulbs

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden

Thu.
Apr. 266:30 pm

The Roses of Spring

The Ventura County Rose Society will be celebrating "The Roses of Spring". We invite everyone to bring a cut rose or a favorite perennial flower from your garden to share with us as we celebrate the roses of Spring! Society members and friends will display and discuss their roses as well as giving tips on growing good roses. It will be a fun and informative evening! The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for advice from Consulting Rosarians and refreshments. Society information will begin at 7:00 P.M.

Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center at 5100 Adolfo Rd., Camarillo.

Sat. & Sun.
Apr. 28 & 299:00 am – 5:00 pm

Pacific Rose Society Show & Sale

The show overall features thousands of cut roses. Many rose growers from throughout Southern California will exhibit superb rose specimens grown in their home gardens. There also will be artistic rose arrangements, as well as a rose photography display. Rose displays will include bouquets, rose blooms floating in silver bowls, and flowers presented in picture frames.

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden

Sat. & Sun.
Apr. 28 & 2910:00 am – 5:00 pm

2018 Annual Spring Plant Sale

Looking for water-wise options for your garden? You'll find them at The Huntington's popular annual spring sale. Look for a wide selection of Southwestern, California native, and Australian plants-including ceanothus, tecoma, manzanita, and westrigia-that will bring abundant color and texture to your garden without using a lot of water. Cacti and succulents make a bold statement in the landscape, and we'll have a wide variety to choose from. You'll also find a great assortment of tomato plants (Julia Child, Chocolate Stripe, and Wild Tiger are three of our top sellers) vegetable seedlings, fruit trees, herbs, and other edibles-plus much more! General admission. Brody Botanical Center.

Huntington Botanical Gardens

Sun
Apr. 2911:00 am - 3:00 pm

Matilija Poppy Festival

Guided tours, lectures, crafts for the kids and live music. And it's free.

Conejo Valley Botanic Garden

Sat.
May 69:00 am - 4:00 pm

South Bay Epiphyllum Society Show & Sale

There are not many flower shows as colorful as an Epiphyllum Show. Although short-lived, the flowers of the hybrid epiphytic cacti are spectacular. Knowledgeable society members will be on hand to answer your questions. Plants and cuttings will be available to purchase.

South Coast Botanic Garden

Sat. & Sun.
May 12 - 139:00 am - 4:00 pm

Geranium Society Show & Sale

The International Geranium Society, Los Angeles branch, presents this wonderful annual display of geraniums.

Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden

Sat.
May 1210:00 am - 4:00 pm

South Coast Rose Society Show & Sale

Rose and clematis enthusiasts are encouraged to enter their flowering blooms in our community show. Entries are accepted between 6:30 am and 10 am. The Rose Society will provide vases for all blooms. Please bring flower arrangements in personal containers. Stop by to chat with our consulting Rosarians and knowledgeable members. SCRS will also have roses, tools and our famous rose cocktail for sale.

South Coast Botanic Garden

Sat. & Sun.
May 19 & 209:00 am – 5:00 pm

Descanso Chrysanthemum Spring Plant Sale

More than 150 varieties of rooted chrysanthemum cuttings will be available at the show as well as perennial flowers and shrubs, and vegetable plants..

Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden

Sat.
May 199:00 am – 5:00 pm

Montrose African Violet Society Show

Meets in Van de Kamp Hall. Learn more about the Montrose African Violet Society.

Descanso Gardens

Sun.
May 209:00 am – 4:00 pm

Annual Epiphyllum Show & Sale

The Epiphyllum Society of America (ESA) will hold its Annual Flower Show and Sale. Treat yourself to an enjoyable time viewing these unusual and gorgeous flowers. Besides cut flowers, the show includes epiphyllum pictures, flower arrangements, plants and related epiphytic plants..

Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden

Sat. & Sun.
May 26 & 279:00 am – 5:00 pm

Santa Anita Bonsai Show

The Santa Anita Bonsai Society will present trees trained to look like miniature forest giants. Trees up to four feet tall such as maples, junipers and pines will be displayed.

Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden

Sat. & Sun.
June 2 & 39:00 am – 4:00 pm

Daylily Show & Plant Sale

The Southern California Hemerocallis & Amaryllis Society sponsors this annual show that features educational displays and demonstrations. Bulbs will be for sale.

Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden

Sat. & Sun.
Jun. 9 - 109:00 am – 5:00 pm

Descanso Bonsai Society Show

Meets in Van de Kamp Hall and Birch. Learn more about the Descanso Bonsai Society.

Descanso Gardens

Sat. & Sun.
June 9 & 109:00 am – 5:00 pm

LAIFS Annual Fern Show & Sale

The Los Angeles International Fern society presents displays of ferns and other exotic plants at their finest. Vendors of plants and garden related items will be located at the front of Ayres Hall. Informative lectures with be on both days with “opportunity” drawings throughout each day.

Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden

Sat.
Aug. 259:00 am - 5:00 pm

Palos Verdes Begonia Society Show & Sale

South Coast Botanic Garden

Sat. & Sun.
Sep. 15 & 169:00 am - 5:00 pm

South Bay Orchid Society Show & Sale

South Coast Botanic Garden