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October 2019

Field Trip Del Monte Forest Hike of Carmel to Poppy Hills

October 11 @ 12:00 am
CA United States

This nicely shaded lollypop loop begins in Carmel and leads into the quiet Monterey pine forest of Pebble Beach. Lunch gives us the option of purchasing a Poppy Hills sandwich, yum! ±6 miles, ±750 feet ascent with flora & fauna stops. Arrive early; we depart on time. Led by Lynn Bomberger Register here: https://www.meetup.com/The-Monterey-Bay-Area-Hiking-Group/

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Jepson Plant Sale

October 12 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Heritage Presbyterian Church, 1400 E 2nd St
Benicia, CA 94510 United States
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Join the Solano County CNPS chapter for our fall native plant sale! Perennials, shrubs, groundcovers & trees for a drought tolerant, wildlife friendly and attractive garden. For more info call (707)365-1854. Visit our website jepson.cnps.org in October for a plant list.

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San Diego Plant Sale

October 12 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Balboa Park, 1600 Village Pl
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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This event is held during the perfect planting season for those starting or supplementing a California native garden. There will be California native plants of just about every description from grasses to trees and shrubs, perennials to annuals, and even some succulents and ferns. California native plants are optimal for saving water; attracting native birds, bees and butterflies; and preserving San Diego’s natural heritage. The sale will be held in the Balboa Park’s Theater Courtyard between the Casa Del Prado…

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Milo Baker Plant Sale

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Laguna Foundation, 900 Sanford Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95401 United States
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Join the Sonoma County chapter of CNPS for our annual fall plant sale! Our annual plant sale is always the second Saturday in October.  The plant sale is our primary fundraising event, please support the Milo Baker Chapter by visiting our sale!  In addition to offering a wide range of native plants for sale, we also have many experts on hand to offer gardening advice.

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LA/Santa Monica Mountains Chapter Native Plant Sale

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on October 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

Sepulveda Garden Center, 16633 Magnolia Blvd.
Encino, CA 91346 United States
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MEMBER PRE-SALE AT 9:30am-10am SATURDAY ONLY - ALL CNPS MEMBERS GET 10% OFF PLANTS & BOOKS *CNPS members must show CNPS ID card or a recent Toyon with their address label to receive discounts* Main sale: 10am-3pm We will continue with our expanded selection this year - with a focus on species that can survive in our hot and dry climate - there is a plant that can fill your garden's needs. Many native plants can survive quite well with natural…

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Santa Cruz Plant Sale

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
UCSC Arboretum and Botanic Garden Horticulture Building, 1156 High St
Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
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Tired of your dry summer landscape? Fall is the best time to plant to take advantage of the upcoming rainy season. The Santa Cruz County Chapter of the California Native Plant Society is holding its annual Fall Plant Sale on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 10:00 - 4:00 at the University of California Arboretum and Botanic Garden on High Street in Santa Cruz. CNPS members only from 10-12, open to public at noon. You can purchase a membership at the sale…

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LA/Santa Monica Mountains Chapter Native Plant Sale

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sepulveda Garden Center, 16633 Magnolia Blvd.
Encino, CA 91346 United States
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MEMBER PRE-SALE AT 9:30am-10am SATURDAY ONLY - ALL CNPS MEMBERS GET 10% OFF PLANTS & BOOKS *CNPS members must show CNPS ID card or a recent Toyon with their address label to receive discounts* Main sale: 10am-3pm We will continue with our expanded selection this year - with a focus on species that can survive in our hot and dry climate - there is a plant that can fill your garden's needs. Many native plants can survive quite well with natural…

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Third Thursday Weeders

October 17 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Do you grind your teeth in frustration when you see native plants being supplanted by invasive exotic species? If so, the “Third Thursday Weeders” is for you! Spend a companionable day at beautiful Point Reyes and help us protect precious plant habitat in the Point Reyes National Seashore. The Weeders meet regularly on the third Thursday of every month, either in the Seashore or at other sites in West Marin. The location of each work party is set in consultation…

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Creating a Native Rain Garden a talk by Sherri Osaka

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Los Gatos Library, 100 Villa Ave
Los Gatos, CA 95030 United States
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Get ready for the rain! Typically, our first rain is at the end of October. We shouldn’t let it go to waste running off roofs and into the streets, storm drains and creeks where it could cause flooding. Instead we should direct that rainwater into our gardens, allowing it to percolate downward, recharging our local aquifers and purifying the water as it passes through the soil. Learn how rain gardens keep water on site and solve drainage problems and which…

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North San Joaquin Valley Chapter Plant Sale

October 19 @ 9:00 am
Hughson Arboretum and Gardens, 2490 Euclid Ave
Hughson, CA 95326 United States
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We will be offering a selection of valley-friendly, habitat and wildlife plants.

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