Saturday, September 20
Join us in celebrating the fall planting season with free workshops, edible native plant tastings, casual music, and our widest selection of rare, hard to find, and edible California native plants!
Grow Native Nursery in the Veterans Garden is a 12-acre garden and nursery, located at 100 Davis Avenue, Los Angeles, 90049 (just north of the Jackie Robinson Stadium). Grow Native Nursery works with the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System to maximize veteran's opportunities in the sustainable horticulture industry. We are the not-for-profit nursery of Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, supporting conservation work through educational workshops and sales of native plants.
Free Workshops and Speaker lineup
Re-Imagining the California Lawn (10:30 a.m.)
Carol Bornstein wil discuss ideas for replacing your lawn with beautiful, resilient California native plants.
Traditional and Medicinal Uses of Native Plants (noon)
Nicholas Hummingbird will present many uses of native plants, which you can grow in your own garden!
The Hurricane Kitchen will have lunch available for purchase
Bake sale of home-made goodies
Free tastings of recipes using California native plants
Music & Shopping
Jill Warhol: "Folk on the Rocks"
Sow Swell pop-up shop!
Native plant-infused soaps, gardening books, potting soil, pots
And of course: California native plants!
Grow Native Nursery in the Veterans Garden
June - September: Friday - Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
September - May: stay tuned!
phone: (424) 234-0481