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Carnivorous Plant Show & Sale

June 18 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday, June 18 & Sunday, June 19

10:30 am – 4 pm

Southern California Carnivorous Plant Enthusiasts will be presenting a judged show of unique carnivorous plants from around the world. There will also be members and vendors selling various plants and supplies with the hopes of providing quality materials to those interested in carnivorous plants – experienced and novice alike.

Free with Garden Admission

Saturday, June 18, at 11.30am
Talk and Q&A: ‘An Introduction to Carnivorous Plants’
Everything you need to know about carnivorous plants. Take a look at what makes carnivorous plants different from other plants as well as some of the common characteristics you might see within the different genera of carnivorous plants. 

Saturday, June 18, at 1pm
Tour of the Sherman Carnivorous Bog 
Horticulture Director, Kyle Cheesborough, gives a family friendly introduction to the Sherman carnivorous plant collection and the specialist bog environment essential to its survival. Come and find out exactly which creatures these unique plants like to consume, and how they catch them.  Registration recommended.

Sunday, June 19, at 11.30am
Talk and Q&A: ‘The Basics of Carnivorous Plant Care’ 
Learn how to look after your new carnivorous plant. An introduction to the basic care principles of some of the most commonly available carnivorous plants. Come along to pick up some expert tips on watering, media, light, and dormancy.