By Lucy Warren.
Your garden is your pride and joy. Do you want to push it to the next level? Take it in a new direction? Come to the Spring Home/Garden Show March 2-4 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Discover exciting plants, see great designs, and learn from leading landscaping and gardening experts.
SDHS members get a free VIP pass for two. You’ll definitely want to bring your significant other or your best gardening buddy.
Dramatically lit display gardens created specifically for this show are designed by and for San Diegans. Garden Masters put their best efforts into creative new ideas for wonderful gardens. See the creativity and style of top designers and horticulturists. These are people you want to know about, and you will be able to talk with many of them at the show. Their gardens are judged by a jury of leading professionals.
Learn from the experts at the exciting and informative seminar series featuring authors, designers, and horticulturists who have spent years refining their knowledge of successfully growing plants locally. Learn about designing with succulents, selecting a landscape professional, beautiful small gardens, plants to look for, spring veggies, fruit trees, landscaping with natives, designing beautiful climate-appropriate landscapes, and much more!
Sign up for the “30 for 30” private consultations hosted by professionals from the Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD). For just $30, you receive a 30-minute private professional consultation, which can be reserved in advance.
And there's an exciting new feature this year: the Succulent Potting Bar! For just $5, you can create an eight-inch garden to take home with you—including the pot, plants, soil, and topping. Take a picture and post it to be eligible to win a prize!
You’ll find interesting and unusual plants to tempt your wallet. Top growers and specialty nurseries come together at the show with their best plants, so you don’t have to drive all over San Diego to find what you want. Talk to these people; their advice can help you make these plants thrive in your garden.