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.
- 7 May9:00 am - 12:00 pmLearn the basics of artificial rock formations with artist and sculptor Eider de Mello. Use simple tools to create textures and practice painting ..
- 7 May10:00 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..
- 7 May10:00 am - 12:00 pmIn partnership with the County of San Diego and The Water Conservation Garden, the Solana Center for Environmental Innovation is providing provide..
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- 15 May10:00 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..
- 21 May10:00 am - 12:00 pmDo you have an under-utilized pool, a creative spirit and the desire to give back to the natural environment? Consider converting your pool into a swi..
Plants in the Garden
Explore a sampling of the plants you’ll see at The Garden.
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Our new website was made possible in part by a grant from the Hans and Margaret Doe Charitable Trust.