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  • Saturdays, 10:00am / Crescent Farm
    Free for members / Free for non-members (with arboretum admission)
    Instructor: Crescent Farm Staff – Leigh Adams, John Latsko

    Questions? Please call the Education Department at 626.821.4623

    Learn about water conservation and sustainable gardening, with hands-on experience! The Crescent Farm, located in the heart of the Arboretum just west of Baldwin Lake, is a reclaimed landscape where we explore new and ancient horticulture techniques for water conservation and food production. This is an educational training series.  Please bring gloves, drinking water; wear close-toed shoes and a hat.

    September 21 (Friday) – Amaranth Harvest

    Register Here for September

    Please join us, in honoring the Mother Earth, and continuing to strengthen our connections to the earth and each other through the harvesting of amaranth.  Guillermo Vasquez, a spiritual leader from Guatemala, will be at the Arboretum to help lead the harvest.  Guillermo is a friend of Qachuu Aloom, a cooperative in Guatemala growing amaranth and other organic produce for local consumption and teaching others how to provide for their loved ones in the same way.

    October 20 – Meadow Planting

    Register Here for October

    Join the many who’ve enjoyed our continuously flowering meadow!  Learn how easy it is to make such magic happen using native and compatible flowers from seed!  We’ll make seed balls for everyone to enjoy and launch!

    November 17 – Mycorrhizae

    Register Here for November

    Explore with us the values of a healthy ecosystem in the garden – beginning by illuminating the subterranean secrets of Mycorrhizae! Learn how to nurture the beneficial fungi in your garden/landscape.

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    © 2015 Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Gardens

    Phone: 626.821.3222

    301 N. Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA, 91007

    Site Design by Kirk Projects