March 29, Sunday
Tour four private gardens in Borrego Springs, plus a 5th “Bonus
DESERT JUNGLE: Surround yourself
in this hideaway of mature trees and native shrubs. Enclosed and
protected space creates a birding and wildlife haven encircling a
charming, traditional desert home. Chance sightings of a roosting
owl, colorful spring migrants, or tropical toucan.
HIDDEN LANE: Enjoy true desert specimen plants
in all their glory. See for yourself how beautiful desert
landscaping can be and how it blends from garden to wild desert in
an easy, natural transition.
DESERT EXPANSE: Amazing desert vistas surround
this Indian Head Ranch garden with 360-degree views of mountains and
valley. A xeriscape putting green and 75-foot lap pool are elements
of garden hardscape designed for entertaining and outdoor living at
MEDITATION GARDEN: See what can be created in a
small garden of intimate spaces and true calm and beauty. Water and
floral features create internal views and colorful vignettes that
await you here.
A BONUS GARDEN: School children anticipate your
visit to their organic vegetable garden.
Cost: ABDNHA Members $14; Nonmembers $18; Volunteers $12
Tickets: In advance and
day of the event, the Borrego Desert Nature Center, 652 Palm Canyon
Drive, Borrego Springs; open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
Reservations, Cancellations, Questions