FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Garden Club’s 82nd flower show, entitled “A SOoo California Garden,” will be held Saturday, April 30, at Christ the King Lutheran Church (1620 S. Stage Coach Ln.). The show is open to the public and will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
There is no admission charge to the show, which will include perennials, succulents, shrubs, vegetables, roses and more, with an emphasis on what works best in a Southern California garden subject to a variety of temperatures and water needs.
Competition is open to any amateur gardener and exhibitors do not need to belong to a garden club to enter. Horticulture entries will be accepted Friday, April 29, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
There will be information booths hosted by North County Fire District, FPUD, Grangetto’s, Save Our Forest, and Fallbrook Beautification Alliance, as well as educational workshops on sub-irrigation garden beds, planting with succulents, and easy succulent propagation and design. The workshops are free and will be held at 11 a.m., noon, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. No reservations are needed.
In addition to a large plant sale, the show will offer a variety of plants suitable for this area. Proceeds from the sale support the club’s many community projects, including college scholarships.
Founded in 1931, Fallbrook Garden Club is one of the oldest clubs in the state and has more than 150 men and women dedicated to creating and promoting an interest in horticulture, floral and landscape design, conservation and preservation of natural resources, civic and environmental responsibility. The club is a member of National Garden Clubs, Inc., Pacific Region, and a charter member of California Garden Clubs, Inc., Palomar District.
For details, including the official flower show schedule, visit www.fallbrookgardenclub.org.