Garden Beautification





I. Garden dates for Saturdays in May 2016

All dates are from 9 a.m. to noon

Saturday, May 7:   Chocolate Festival, no organized gardening today
Saturday, May 14: Subtropical Fruit Garden, with June Andersen
Saturday, May 21: Bamboo Garden, with Barry Martin and Rick Traficant
Saturday, May 28: Australian Garden, with Barry Martin and rick Traficant

II. Wednesdays

Remember that team captains are present to supervise volunteer gardeners most Wednesday mornings in many locations, usually beginning at 9 a.m. Some are also present Wednesday afternoons. These dates will also be posted on the SDBG docent/volunteer website at , in the Admissions/Welcome Center booth, and at the Visitors Center. If at any time you are unsure about where gardening is taking place, please inquire at the Admissions/Welcome Center booth.

III. Roster of Current Team Captains

  1. Australian Garden: Barry Martin, and Rick Traficant,
  2. Bamboo Garden: Barry Martin, and Rick Traficant,
  3. California Natives (CA Gardenscapes): Kay Worley, and Amy Freeman,
  4. Hamilton Children’s Garden: Charlie Garren,
  5. Herb Garden: Faith Meakin,, Kathy Anderson,
  6. Incredible Edibles: Greg Hunter,
  7. Larabee Beds: Sally Sandler,
  8. Lawn Garden: Dianna Burke,
  9. Lawn House Garden: Sally Sandler, and Deedee Swansen,
  10. Mediterranean Garden: Linda Stewart,
  11. Mexican Garden: Shari Harrold,
  12. New World Desert Garden: Bill Searles,
  13. Overlook Succulent Garden: Marilyn Nelson,
  14. Old World Desert Garden: Peter Jones,
  15. Permaculture Garden: Joie Reavis,, and Ruth Eustance,
  16. Seeds of Wonder: Lynne McCall,
  17. South African Garden: Susan Starr,
  18. Subtropical Fruit Garden: June Andersen, 760-729-3501
  19. Succulent Demonstration Garden: Fran Hinostro,, (on Thursdays,1:30 p.m.)
  20. Topiaries: Margaret Jones,, Marsha Rafter,, and Linda Wagner,
  21. Undersea Succulent Garden: Margaret Jones, and Pam Jara,
  22. Walled Garden: Susan Kartzke,

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