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Tour of the Newport Beach Civic Center Park

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Tour of the Newport Beach Civic Center Park | Sherman Library and Gardens

Take a hike in the Civic Center Park, discover an amazing selection of drought-tolerant plants native plants and get some ideas for your home garden with expert guide, Kyle Cheesborough Horticulture Director, Sherman Library & Gardens.

Now more than ever the importance of native plants is evident for many reasons, ranging from supporting important wildlife to lowering the risk of wildfires. The Civic Center Park has examples of the four main plant communities found in Southern California: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral/Grassland, Wetland, and Desert. Discover more about plants that love the Newport Beach climate and take away some water-wise tips for your own garden.