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.
- 13 Feb10:00 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..
- 13 Feb6:00 pm - 8:00 pmAs a VIP member or friend of The Garden, you are invited to a special Moon and Stargazing Party! Join local astronomer George Varga, to get a spectacu..
- 16 Feb12:30 pm - 2:30 pmCraft an array of rustic art pieces for your home garden including a hummingbird swing & plant stand. All materials provided for you to build ..
- 20 Feb10:00 am - 12:00 pmThinking of changing your landscape or beginning from scratch? Have you ever hired someone to help and didn’t get what you paid for? Join Ms. Sma..
- 21 Feb10:00 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..
- 27 Feb10:00 am - 12:00 pmYour lawn is dead or looks like it, now what I do? Landscape Designer, Connie Beck, will give you ideas and solutions to turn those areas into beautif..
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.