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July Meeting

Monday, July 13, 2020
Join us for our first zoom meeting!  

Jim Bishop, Past SD Horticultural Society President

Did you miss the 2019 superbloom?  Well it wasn't just poppies.

Join us as we revisit the 2019 superbloom from January to July spanning 25 sites from the deserts, mountains, inland valleys and to the coast.  Join Jim to experience some of his best wildflowers dioscoveries.  You'll be surprised at the variety of wildflowers that grow all within our county. 

  • Presentation is at 6 PM
  • Free for SDHS Members
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Thank you for Sharing Your Garden Tour Photos!

Entries to the photo contest for best photo from a previous San Diego Garden Spring tour is closed.  

Garden tour chair, John Beautry,  selected the winning entry  from the many wonderful submissions by members.  The winning photo was submitted by Barbara Raub.  She was thrilled to receive one of Ray Brooks handpainted bowls.

Ray has been providing bowls as door prizes at our meetings for several years and they are one of the most appreciated and sought after door prizes at meetings.

Slideshow of Contest Entries

Garden Pool - Submitted by Barb Raub
2017 - Sunset Cliffs Singen Garden - Submitted by Barb Raub
2015 - Mission Hills Garden Gate - Submitted by Barb Raub
2013 Poway Succulent Garden - Submitted by Barb Raub
2018 Enchanting Encinitas - Submitted by Barb Raub
2018 - Encinitas - Submitted by Barb Raub
2015 - Mission Hills Submitted by Barb Raub
Office Garden, a wonderful place to work and with only a 20 foot commute.
Garden surrounding the swimming pool that has a pond like effect.
Pathway to the secluded Zen garden, where restful contemplation can take place.
Pathway through the garden surrounding the mystical playhouse for kids both young and old.
A true California Spring time poppy field garden, making for a wonderful spot to sit and relax.
2016 - Del Mar
2016 - Del Mar
2016 - Del Mar Bromeliads, cactus, aloes and succulents
2016 - Del Mar - Wonderful tile work
2016 - Del Mar - wonderful potted succulent collection on a front porch
2017 - Raven Fountain
2017 - Lithops, Living Rocks
2017 - Potted garden display
2017 - Homeowner Pots for Sale
2017 - Artist in the garden
2017 - Contemporary Garden in Point Loma
2017 - A very creative garden Nice in Ocean Beach
2017 - Point Loma downspout
2017 - Front yard replacement
2017 - A beautiful view high above San Diego Bay
2015 - Presidio Hill Garden
2015 - Mission Hills Canyon Garden
2015 - Milton Sessions planted Eucalyptus in Marston Hills
2015 -Wysteria on Bankers Hill
2015 - Backyard Courtyard
2015 - Blue Oasis Pool
2015 - Swimming pool in Marston Hills
Happy Gnome 2019
Path to Serenity 2019
Pond View 2019
Heads a Plenty 2019
Overflowing Abundance 2019
James Hubbell designed home in Vista on the garden tour in 2011
2019 Voyage of Discovery, 3
2019 Voyage of Discovery, 2
2019 Voyage of Discovery, 1
2019 Rocky Friends, Voyage of Discovery
2019 Montezuma's Revenge, 500 year-old oak tree.
2018 Encinitas Escape
2016 Torrey Pines View, Melaleuca Incana Prostrate
2016 Palm Paradise
The light was perfect to highlight this beautiful plant combination
Cottage Garden Look in la Mesa
Full Bloom in La Mesa.
What's not to love!
Garden Tour flyer from 2019 tour in La Mesa (This is just a reminder of the tour and not part of the contest submittals)
Garden Tour flyer from 2015 tour co-hosted with the San Diego Floral Association of gardens near Balboa Park. (This is just a reminder of the tour and not part of the contest submittals)
Garden Tour flyer from 2016 tour in Carmel Valley & Del Mar (This is just a reminder of the tour and not part of the contest submittals)
Garden Tour flyer from 2017 tour in Point Loma (This is just a reminder of the tour and not part of the contest submittals)

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