Wild West Day & Queen Anne Cottage Tours, May 6

Ride into the past on our old fashion stagecoach and try your hand on roping, panning for gold and writing telegrams.  Come on over for live music with Shadow Mountain Band, food and horses.

Geranium Society Show & Sale, May 13 & 14

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

Plumeria Pruning Workshop,  May 13

Learn how to correctly prune plants in a hands-on workshop in the Arboretum’s plumeria grove. You’ll work with an experienced plumeria grower to prune one or more of the grove’s trees. This is a  fee class.

The New California Landscape, May 13

Join Jill Morganelli, the Arboretum’s Horticultural Supervisor, on tours through gardens that demonstrate responsible stewardship, beauty and seasonal interest for our Southern California landscapes.

Cycads and Ancient Plants Walking Tour, May 20

Arboretum Botanical Information Consultant Frank McDonough is your guide for this walk where you’ll explore the Arboretum’s excellent cycad  collection and other ancient plants.

Annual Epiphyllum Show & Sale, May 21

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.

Crescent Farm Workshop: Weaving/Basketry, May 20

Learn to use your bio-mass (plant waste) to create garden structures. Simple weaving techniques can use leaves as cordage, branches as trellises, tomato cages, shade shelters, and various long lasting leaves as weavers.

Descanso Chrysanthemum Spring Plant Sale, May 20 & 21

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

Irrigation for the Home Edible Landscape, May 27

Spray or Drip? Inline emitter or spaghetti tube? Manual or automatic valves? A well designed irrigation system can be a key factor to the success of your vegetable garden, and make a difference in being able to supply the right amount of water at the right timing to grow top quality home grown favorites. Learn how.

Santa Anita Bonsai Show, May 27-29

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.

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Phone: 626.821.3222

301 N. Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA, 91007

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