The Garden

Tomatomania 2019 Returns to Descanso Gardens March 29-31 Click on image to enlarge Did last summer’s searing heat destroy your crop? Has all the rain dampened your spirit? Did all your tomatoes ripen at the same time? Did bugs or fungus invade your garden? Did you select the…
Explore the Healing Properties of Plants with Descanso Gardens’ Nighttime Event, “Night Garden: Plant Power”
Explore the Healing Properties of Plants with Descanso Gardens’ Nighttime Event, “Night Garden: Plant Power” Night Garden at Descanso. Credit Cal Bingham Harnessing the power of plants for both mental and…
Pasadena Festival of Tea In Its Third Year at the Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden   One of the garden’s most popular events, the Pasadena Festival of Tea will be held again this year at…
Pasadena Festival of Tea In Its Third Year at the Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden
Descanso Gardens Comes to Life at Night with Its New ‘NightGarden’
Descanso Gardens Comes to Life at Night with Its New ‘NightGarden’ Click on image to enlarge   As the sun sets, Descanso Gardens sinks into darkness and,…
This Spring 2019, Enjoy Descanso Gardens Day and Night with A Host of New Nature-Focused Activities
This Spring 2019, Enjoy Descanso Gardens Day and Night with A Host of New Nature-Focused Activities   Winter and the holiday season may be on everyone’s minds at the moment… “but before we know it, spring will arrive.”…
How to Build a Decorative Tree Border
How to Build a Decorative Tree Border Would you like to spruce up the look of your trees, and make them stand out…
Plumeria Day at the Arboretum on July 28 Single plumeria flower Ah plumeria! Those fragrant delicate flowers used in Hawaiian leis. Interested in growing a plumeria at home?…
Plumeria Day at the Arboretum on July 28
Camellias Feeling the Burn at Descanso Gardens
Camellias Feeling the Burn at Descanso Gardens This past weekend saw temperatures climbing to historic highs all over Los Angeles county, including at…