CA Natives with Chrystene Newman

Golden Garden


Just in time for Spring! Join us Saturday May 28th from 10-12pm for a special morning with Chrystene Newman.

With a Bachelor in Ecology and Environmental Biology from Cal State Dominguez Hills, Chrystene is a Restoration Biologist for a land management nonprofit in Orange County. During this workshop, Chrystene will teach us all about California native plants including the many benefits they bring to our ecosystem, and how you can incorporate them in your own gardening life.

Topics to be covered:

Why are CA Natives so important 

Seasonality of CA Natives

Conservation and restoration

Where to find CA Natives locally 

Growing CA Natives in your home

Flowering calendar guide

The course fee of $25

During this interactive class we will be...

-Working through a course booklet to help you start and continue your awareness and relationship with these amazing locals

-CA  Natives seeds provided for you to take home and plant

-Light botanical refreshments will be provided