San Diego Floral Association
Horticulture Calendar of Events

Click below for a listing of workshops, classes, tours and other events that happen on a recurring basis.

Below is a listing of the best gardening-related activities taking place all over San Diego County. SDFA is not responsible for change of dates or cancelations. Please be sure to check with each organization for update information.

Do you have an event, class or meeting that you’d like to let California Garden readers know about? We ask you to, please fill out the form at http://sdfloral.org/event-form.htm. Or email infosdfloral@gmail.com with your group’s name, the meeting date and time, meeting place, any applicable fees, event program and contact information. Space is limited, so please get in touch today to ensure inclusion!You may also submit the above information via regular mail, sent to Calendar Editor, San Diego Floral Association, 1650 El Prado Room 105, San Diego CA 92101. Space is limited, so please get in touch today to ensure inclusion!

Check with each group.
Due to the ever changing COVID-19 restrictions, please confirm all events; some may be held on-line, postponed or cancelled.

FEBRUARY

February 1

PALOMAR ORCHID SOCIETY
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Dove Library, Carlsbad
More information: http://palomarorchid.org

February 2

FLOWER ARRANGERS GUILD OF SAN DIEGO
When: 10 a.m.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
Subject: Subject: “Macbeth” A Spatial Thrust Design
More information: dalerekus2@yahoo.com

February 3

VISTA GARDEN CLUB
When: 10 a.m
Where: McClellan Senior Center, 1400 Vale Terrace Dr., Vista, 92084
More information: http://vistagardenclub.org

February 4

The Water Conservation Garden
Enjoy a walk through The Garden. Upon paid admission, there is a free docent-led tour of The Garden that highlights water conservation, water-wise plants, and beautiful landscapes.
When: 10:00 a.m.
Where: The Garden Plaza, 12122 Cuyamaca College Dr. West, El Cajon, 92019
More Information: http://thegarden.org

February 5

SAN DIEGO BONSAI CLUB, INC.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
More information: http://sandiegobonsaiclub.com

February 6

SAN DIEGO MYCOLOGICAL SOCIETY
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
More information: http://sdmyco.org

February 7
SAN DIEGO COUNTY ORCHID SOCIETY
When: Culture class 6:30 p.m., General meeting 7:30 p.m.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
More information: http://sdorchids.com

February 8
BONITA VALLEY GARDEN CLUB
When: 9:30 a.m.
Where: San Diego Country Club
More information: bonitavalleygardenclub@gmail.com

POINT LOMA GARDEN CLUB
When: 10 a.m.
Where: Portuguese Hall, 2818 Avenida de Portugal,
San Diego, 92106
Program: Valentine Floral Design
More information: http://plgc.org

POWAY VALLEY GARDEN CLUB
When: 9:00 a.m.
Where: Templars Hall/Gazebo, Old Poway Park, 14134 Midland Rd., Poway
Program: Not Your Mother’s Flower Show
More information: http://powayvalleygardenclub.org

RAMONA GARDEN CLUB
When: No meeting information
More information: http://ramonagardenclub.com

SAN DIEGO EPIPHYLLUM SOCIETY
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Zoom
More information: http://sdepis.org

SOUTHWESTERN JUDGES COUNCIL
When: no meeting scheduled
More information: Linda Hermecz, 760-789-3012

February 9

IKENOBO CHAPTER OF SAN DIEGO
When: No meeting information
More information: 858-278-5689

PARADISE GARDENERS
When: 10:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Where: Zoom meeting
More information: http://ParadiseGardeners.org

February 11

SAN DIEGO BROMELIAD SOCIETY
When: 10:00 a.m.
Where: Room 104, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
More information: http://sandiegobromeliadsociety.org

SAN DIEGO CACTUS AND SUCCULENT SOCIETY
When: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
Program: Winter Show and Sale
More information: http://sdcss.net

February 12

SAN DIEGO IRIS SOCIETY
When: 1:00 p.m.
Where: 9906 Maine Avenue, Lakeside
More information: http://sandiegoirissociety.org

February 14

DOS VALLES GARDEN CLUB
When: No meeting information
More information: http://dosvallesgardenclub.com

SAN DIEGO GERANIUM SOCIETY
When: 7:00 p.m.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego
More information: 858-472-0540, http://sdgeranium.org

SAN DIEGO COUNTY AFRICAN VIOLET SOCIETY
When: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Where: Vista Library, 700 Eucalyptus Ave., Vista, 92084
More information: http://sandiegoafricanviolets.com

February 15

SAN DIEGUITO GARDEN CLUB
When: 10:00 a.m.
Where: Dieguito Heritage Ranch Museum,
450 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas
More information: http://sdgardenclub.blogspot.com

SAN DIEGO FLORAL ASSOCIATION QUARTERLY MEETING
When: 1:30 p.m.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
Program: Growing Orchids in San Diego Without A Greenhouse
Speaker: Debby Halliday, President, San Diego Orchid Society
Learn More

February 16

BERNARDO GARDENERS
When: to be determined
Where: to be determined
More information: http://bernardogardeners.org

GREEN VALLE GARDEN CLUB
Where: Locations vary
More information: etroxell@sdsu.edu

SAN DIEGO FERN SOCIETY
When: No meeting scheduled
More information: http://sandiegofernsociety.com

February 19

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PLUMERIA SOCIETY
More information: http://socalplumeriasociety.com

SAN DIEGO MYCOLOGICAL SOCIETY
25th Annual Fungus Fair
More information: http://sdmyco.org

February 20

SAN DIEGO ROSE SOCIETY
When: 7:00 p.m.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
More information: http://sandiegorosesociety.com

February 21

CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY, SAN DIEGO CHAPTER
When: 7:00 – 8:15 p.m.
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
For more information: http://cnpssd.org

LA JOLLA GARDEN CLUB
When: 1:00 p.m.
Where: La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave, La Jolla, 92037
Program: Create a Beautiful Garden: 10 Tips from a
Master Gardener
More information: http://lajollagardenclub.org

February 22

IKEBANA INTERNATIONAL, SAN DIEGO CHAPTER 119
Where:  Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
When: 10 a.m.
What: Ikebana demonstration
More information: http://ikebanasandiego.org

February 23

CROWN GARDEN CLUB OF CORONADO
Where: Winn Room, Coronado Library, 640 Orange Avenue, Coronado
More information: CrownGardenClub@cagardenclubs.org

MISSION HILLS GARDEN CLUB
When: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Mission Hills United Church of Christ Hall, 4070 Jackdaw Street, San Diego
More information: http://missionhillsgardenclub.org

VILLAGE GARDEN CLUB OF LA JOLLA
When: Members only
Where: Congregation Beth Israel Temple,
9001 Towne Centre Drive, San Diego
More information: 858-454-4117, http://vgclj.com

February 27

BRIDGE & BAY GARDEN CLUB
When: No meeting information
Where: Winn Room, Coronado Public Library,
640 Orange Avenue, Coronado
More information: bbgc92118@hotmail.com

February 28

FALLBROOK GARDEN CLUB
When: 12:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Fallbrook Community Center, 341 Heald Ln., Fallbrook, 92028
More information: http://fallbrookgardenclub.org

SAN DIEGO COUNTY DAHLIA SOCIETY
When: TBA
Where: Various locations
More information: Elaine Ornelas, 858-531-4793
or eornelas1949@att.net

UCCE Master Gardeners
When: 9:30 a.m. - noon
Where: Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
More information: http://mastergardenerssandiego.org

Walks, Tours & Garden Events

OpenTreeMap: A Tree Tracking App for Your Phone
The public is invited to watch Tree Balboa Park’s progress and learn interesting facts about all the park’s trees by downloading the OpenTreeMap app at the Google Play or iTunes store and select “San Diego Tree Tracker” to begin exploring (or view in your web browser). After zooming in on the Balboa Park area of the map, tap on a specific tree location to learn the tree’s name, dimensions, condition, environmental benefits profile, and more. Deeper content and a full report on the park’s tree inventory will be updated periodically.

San Diego Botanic Garden Tour

“To inspire people of all ages to connect with plants and nature.” The San Diego Botanic Garden offers a variety of self-guided, adult group tours, and youth group tours. A docent-guided general tour, is offered every Saturday, meet at the Visitor’s Center/Gift Shop. No reservations required. Free with admission.
When: 10:30 a.m. every Saturday
Where: 300 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas
More Information: http://sdbg.org

The Water Conservation Garden TOUR

Visitors of all ages can explore The Garden on a self-guided tour on nearly six acres of displays, exhibits, and landscapes highlighting water conservation and water-wise plants. With paid admission, a free Docent-led tour meets at the Plaza on the first Saturday of every month. Children’s fieldtrips, group garden tours, and ADA shuttle tours are available upon request. Reservations are required, contact 619-660-0614, ext. 16.
Where: 12122 Cuyamaca College Dr. West
More Information: http://thegarden.org

Balboa Park Events

San Diego Japanese Friendship Garden
The Japanese Friendship Garden (JFG) is an expression of friendship between San Diego and its sister city, Yokohama. It illustrates two cultures and creates an immersive experience into Japanese culture. JFG’s design is based on centuries-old Japanese techniques adapted to San Diego’s climate. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for Seniors (65+), students, and military with I.D. Children younger than 6 are admitted free. Please review reopening policies regarding COVID-19 restrictions at
http://thegarden.org.
When: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where: San Diego Japanese Friendship Garden, 2215 Pan American Road, Balboa Park, San Diego
More Information: http://niwa.org

Balboa Park Docent Tours
Join volunteer guides on this free, history-oriented walk through Balboa Park.
When: 11:00 a.m. every Saturday
Where: Balboa Park Visitor Center, 1549 El Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA
More Information: http://balboapark.org

San Diego Natural History Museum Canyoneer Walks
Guided tours are happening again but advance reservations for each tour are required.
More Information: http://sdnhm.org/education/naturalists-of-all-ages/canyoneer-hikes/

Contact Us!

Do you have an event, class or meeting that you’d like to let California Garden readers know about? If so, please email infosdfloral@gmail.com with your group’s name, the meeting date and time, meeting place, any applicable fees, event program and contact information. Space is limited, so please get in touch today to ensure inclusion!


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