Local Garden Events

The following is a list of upcoming gardening events in the local Los Angeles region. For events presented by the Malibu Garden Club, view our Events page.

Sat. & Sun.
Mar. 4, 5, 11, 129am-4pm

Cherry Blossom Festival

Our most popular festival returns with two weekends of live music, origami, good food and beautiful blooms throughout the garden. Activities free with admission unless otherwise noted. Also new this year, festival admission tickets must be purchased in advance online. Descanso Gardens members can make reservations starting Feb. 1, and tickets to the general public will be available starting Feb. 17 at descansogardens.org. For full Cherry Blossom Festival schedule, see Sunday, March 5, Saturday, March 11 and Sunday, March 12.

Descanso Gardens

Sat. Mar. 188:30am-4:30pm

Poppy Day Spring Plant Sale

The region’s best selection of California native plants, with discounts to all on plants, seed and TPF wear, and expert advice from TPF staff and volunteers!

Theodore Payne Foundation

Sat. & Sun.
Mar. 25 & 269am-5pm


TOMATOMANIA!, the world’s largest tomato seedling sale, returns to Descanso Gardens. Activities free with admission unless otherwise noted.

Descanso Gardens

Apr. 1 & 210am-5pm

Annual Theadore Payne Native Plant Garden Tour

41 spectacular gardens, each planted with at least 50% native plants.

Theodore Payne Foundation

Sat. & Sun.
Apr. 8 & 99am-4pm

South Coast Catus and Succulent Society Show and Sale

South Coast Botanic Gardens

Fri., Sat. & Sun.
Apr. 21, 22, 239am-4pm

Otto & Sons Nursery Rose Days

Every year, Otto & Sons Nursery Rose Days is their way of sharing the beauty of their many roses. Last year, over a thousand guests participated, and they presented over 800 different roses: Climbers, Old Garden Roses, Hybrid Teas, Floribundas, Grandifloras, Landscape Roses, Miniatures, and over 60 varieties of David Austin's English Roses.

Otto & Sons Nursery