home
about
speaker programs
events
newsletter
plant notes
articles
archive
links
join

Founded in 1963, the Western Horticultural Society is made up of horticulturists, botanists, landscape designers and architects, nursery people, students and avid gardeners. The monthly programs are designed to appeal to the dedicated plant lover.
We invite you to join our group of plant and gardening enthusiasts  

 

 
 
 
Follow the sundial link

         
WHS PROFESSIONAL MEMBERS
   
 
Hot Plant Picks 2012
 
Hot Plant Picks 2011
 

Hot Plant Picks 2010

 

  SPEAKER PROGRAM
 

Doors open at 7:00 pm
Meeting starts at 7:30 pm.
Location. The Parish Hall
Christ Episcopal Church
1040 Border Road, Los Altos

Meetings are free to members.
Guests are welcome ! Fee $5.00

   
 

We have a fantastic lineups of speakers

for our 2012-2013 season

 

 

Starting on September 12 with
Annie Hayes of Annie's Annuals

 

2012

SEPTEMBER 12
ANNIE HAYES

“So You Want A Fabulous Spring Garden? Set the Stage for Spring NOW with Favorite plants, Tips and Inspiration from Annie Hayes of Annie's Annuals and Perennials “

OCTOBER 10
JEFF CHEMNICK

“Hither and Yon in Mexico; a Field Botanist’s holiday !"

NOVEMBER 14
JOHN VALENZUELA

“Fruit Stories; A Cultural History of Some Northern California Fruit Varieties, People and Places."

DECEMBER 12 Holiday Party. Members only !
NANCY NORRIS

“Miniature Landscapes”

2013

JANUARY 9
KATHY ECHOLS

“Garden Myths”

FEBRUARY 13
PANEL DISCUSSION WITH BARRIE COATE & DICK DUNMIRE

The panel will be adjudicated by Jon Craig.
Written questions for our two experts will be collected from the audience in the January WHS meeting.

MARCH 13
ERNESTO SANDOVAL

“Growing Plants in Containers and/or in the Ground”

APRIL 10
TONI CORELLI

“Pigeon Point Lighthouse; Native Plant Restoration”

MAY 8
MIMI CLARKE

“Summer into Fall; A How to Guide”

 
 


 
PAST PROGRAMS
 

 

 

Western Horticultural Society
P.O. Box 60507,   Palo Alto, CA 94306

info@westernhort.org