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.
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.
- 10 Oct10:00 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..
- 10 Oct10:00 am - 12:00 pmJoin Education Director Pam Meisner for an informative, common-sense approach to hiring a landscape professional. You’ll learn which questions t..
- 11 Oct12:00 pm - 4:00 pmUtilize your skills and talents to contribute to The Garden’s success by becoming a Garden docent! There are many ways to get involved and wonderful..
- 17 Oct6:00 pm - 10:00 pmAn enchanted evening filled with magical surprises, The “Enchanted Garden” Gala is The Water Conservation Garden’s signature fundraising event a..
- 18 Oct10:00 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..
- 24 Oct10:00 am - 12:00 pmTune up your irrigation system to save water and money! Landscape designer Jan Tubiolo offers tips for retrofitting existing systems and installin..
Plants in the Garden
Explore a sampling of the plants you’ll see at The Garden.
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