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Founded in 1963, the Western Horticultural Society is made up of horticulturists, botanists, landscape designers and architects, nursery people, students and avid gardeners. The monthly programs are designed to appeal to the dedicated plant lover.
We invite you to join our group of plant and gardening enthusiasts  

 

 
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WHS PROFESSIONAL MEMBERS
   
 
Hot Plant Picks 2012
 
Hot Plant Picks 2011
 

Hot Plant Picks 2010

 

  SPEAKER PROGRAM
 

Doors open at 7:00 pm
Meeting starts at 7:30 pm.
Location. The Parish Hall
Christ Episcopal Church
1040 Border Road, Los Altos

Meetings are free to members.
Guests are welcome ! Fee $5.00

   
 

We have a fantastic lineups of speakers

for our 2014-2015 season

 

 

Starting on September 10 with
The Annual Louisa Beck Guest Lecture

 

2014

SEPTEMBER 10
BILL McNAMARA and PETER RAVEN

“ASIAN FLORA “

OCTOBER 8
BART O'BRIEN
“Your Garden: Drought, Climate Change, and Native Plants –What’s New?"

BART O'BRIEN'S PLANT LIST

NOVEMBER 12
TOM SAUCEDA
“New Zealand Plants for Coastal California Gardens"

DECEMBER 10 Holiday Party. Members only !
RICHARD & BRACEY TIEDE
“Gardens of Morroco”
      Plus SHERRY AUSTIN BAND

2015

JANUARY 14
SEAN HOGAN
“New Plants from Near and Far”

FEBRUARY 11
DAVID FEIX
“Bay Area Style Gardens with David Feix”

MARCH 11
PAUL DISCOE
“Fences and Gates of Japanese Gardens”

APRIL 8
GREG STARR
“Cool Plants for Hot Gardens and Agaves: Living Sculptures”

MAY 13
KATIE WONG
“Upgrade Your Garden – Download Rare Fruits”

 
 


 
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Western Horticultural Society
P.O. Box 60507,   Palo Alto, CA 94306

info@westernhort.org