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Clivia Show and Sale

March 14 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

The Clivia Plant Show and Sale will offer Sherman guests the chance to see spectacular and unusual examples of this hardy and colorful plant. Members of the The Southern California Chapter of the North American Clivia Society will be exhibiting their prized blooms, competing for top awards and sharing their treasures with the public.

The show will feature many forms and varieties of clivia that exceed the standard orange and yellow flowering ones often seen in Southern California landscapes and gardens, including delicate pastel shades and plants with eye-catching leaf variations and textures.

Visitors will have the opportunity to view the exhibit of winning entries and buy plants and other clivia-related materials. The sale will feature many clivia plants with flower colors and leaf forms that aren’t typically available in garden stores and nurseries.

Clivias are easy to care for and are perfectly suited to the Southern California climate. For those who want to learn more about this native South African species, NACS members will be on hand to give advice, share their expertise and give a daily public demonstration and lecture.

 Free with Garden admission.

 

Saturday, March 13th @ 1 pm                                                                                                                                                        Demonstration: Clivia Care and Repotting

Norm Nakanishi from the North American Clivia Society will teach you everything you need to know about caring for your clivia. Learn how to divide and repot, select the right potting mix as well as tips and tricks on how to grow and care for these evergreen perennial plants.

Sunday, March 14th @ 1 pm                                                                                                                                                            Demonstration: Flower Arranging Using Clivias

During this demonstration, floral designer Candace Nakanishi will create simple clivia arrangements using garden foliage.  One of the arrangements will be given away after the demonstration.