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Gardeners' Perennial Favorite

Fullerton Arboretum Hosts Green Scene Plant and Garden Show April 12-13

March 26, 2014

What:

A perennial favorite among novice and master gardeners alike, the 40th annual Green Scene Plant and Garden Show returns April 12-13 to the Fullerton Arboretum. Expected to draw about 5,000 visitors, the event features nearly 100 specialty garden vendors offering plants, handcrafted and custom garden art and pottery, and more throughout the weekend.

When: 

Saturday-Sunday, April 12-13
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Last admission both days is 3:30 p.m.
Friends of Fullerton Arboretum members gain early admission at 9 a.m. April 12

Where:

Fullerton Arboretum at Cal State Fullerton
1900 Associated Road, Fullerton, 92831

More:

A complete list of exhibitors, vendors and speakers is available online. Highlights include:

  • Nearly 100 exhibitors offering a wide variety of plants, handcrafted and custom garden art, pottery and more
  • Discovery sessions featuring prominent speakers on a variety of farm, food and garden topics will be held daily.
  • "Inside the Arboretum," a botanical and landscape watercolor exhibition, showcasing arboretum-inspired paintings by students under the direction of Lawrence Yun, CSUF professor of art
  • Food court and beer garden will offer a variety of food and beverages throughout the event.

Cost:

$6 for Friends of Fullerton Arboretum and students with Titan Card; $8 for the general public. Information on becoming a Friend of the Fullerton Arboretum is available online.

Parking:

Free parking on weekends; details are available online.

More Info:

For more on Green Scene, go online or call 657-278-4010. Upcoming Fullerton Arboretum events and additional information about the facility are available online. Proceeds from the Green Scene Plant and Garden Show help support the preserve's botanical collections, garden maintenance and education programs for local elementary schools and the community.

Media Contacts:

Janet McGarvey, 657-278-4792

Kathy Pomykata, 657-278-5884

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