Saturday May 20th, 2017
9am to 2pm
Mission Blue Nursery
near 3401 Bayshore Blvd in Brisbane
behind the Brisbane Fire House
"Late Bloomers - on the Mountain, in the Garden"
Your garden can have stunning color year round - learn about the ecology of late blooming plants and their role in the garden
free talk by Ariel - our Programs Director
All of Mission Blue Nursery's plants are sourced directly from the hills, canyons, ridges, meadows, creeks, and dunes of San Bruno Mountain. Welcome the mountain and wildlife into your garden while you support the restoration and education programs of San Bruno Mountain Watch.
To get inspired about growing natives in your garden - check out the California Native Plant Society's Gardening Program, whose mission is to support and encourage the use of California natives. And be sure to visit our Why Garden with Natives? page where you'll find some good advice and links to native gardening resources.
You can get paid to transform your yard by replacing a water-thirsty lawn with water-efficient landscaping. Check out the Lawn be Gone! program by the Bay Area Water Supply and Conservation Agency (BAWSCA). The San Mateo Countywide Water Pollution Prevention Program has partnered with the BAWSCA to help residents purchase rain barrels. Check out their Rain Barrel Rebate Program.