Help The Garden continue to be THE resource for water-wise landscaping in San Diego County. Your tax-deductible gift supports the care of The Garden’s nearly six-acres of land, enables the creation of new and innovative exhibits and programming, and helps present community-driven special events.
Ms. Smarty-Plants™ Youth Education
Ms. Smarty-Plants™ award-winning programs inspire young people through interactive and engaging hands on learning in water conservation and stewardship of the earth. Fieldtrips, Assemblies, and Special Programs meet E-STEM, California State and Next Generation Science Standards. With her special mixture of music, magic, and fun, Ms. Smarty-Plants™ ignites the EARTH HERO in each of us.
- 10 Dec10:00 am - 11:00 amTour the lush, charming, and water-wise Garden with a knowledgeable docent to hear what makes our garden special, and be inspired to create a water-wi..
- 18 Dec10:00 am - 11:00 amHave trouble navigating the terrain of The Garden? Let us take you for a ride! Explore The Garden from the comfortable Verbeck Shuttle with a Garden D..
- 3 Feb5:30 pm - 7:30 pmGarden Members at The Wild Grape level ($100) and above are invited to join local astronomer George Varga to view the Moon, Venus, and possibly Ma..
- 11 Mar9:00 am - 3:00 pmSaturday and Sunday, March 11-12, 2017 9am to 3pm Free admission and free parking! California's largest tomato seedling sale is back! TOMATOMANIA..
- 25 Mar9:00 am - 3:00 pmThe Water Conservation Garden invites the public to its second annual Water-Wise Home Garden Tour. The self-guided tour will highlight five beautifu..
Plants in the Garden
Explore a sampling of the plants you’ll see at The Garden.
The Garden is thankful for ongoing support from the members of our Joint Powers Authority.
Our new website was made possible in part by a grant from the Hans and Margaret Doe Charitable Trust.