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Hibiscus Show & Sale
September 12 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Come see the Southern California Hibiscus Society’s famous hibiscus canopy set up with dozens of spectacular, freshly picked blooms, and browse over 100 exotic hibiscus plants for sale that can be purchased on site. Resources and informational flyers covering hibiscus care, pests, history, and info about the Southern California Hibiscus Society will also be available. Free with Garden Admission.
Saturday, September 11 at 11.30am
Free Talk: The History of Hibiscus: From Iconic to Astounding
Join Darren Eminian, President of The Southern California Hibiscus Society, for an introduction to the colorful world of hibiscus. Find out how the original seven species found their way from the Tropics to become a standard landscaping plant in many areas of the world. Learn about the unknown and exciting Southern California connections that led to the development of today’s breath-taking exotic hibiscus. Darren will answer all your questions about growing hibiscus in Southern California. Come with your questions!
Sunday, September 12 at 11.30am
Free Talk: The Exciting World of Hybridizing Hibiscus – Mind Blowing Possibilities Like No Other
Darren Eminian, President of The Southern California Hibiscus Society, will explain the strategies and technology used by today’s top hybridizers to produce predictable and breath-taking results. The hibiscus bloom is really unique in the plant world. Come and find out about the incredible possibilities of multiple colors, patterns, sizes and take a closer look at some of Darren’s collection.