3:00 PM Tuesday, June 2
The Living Desert, Chase Board Room
47900 Portola Ave, Palm Desert, CA 92260
You are invited to a special event sponsored by DHSCV and co-hosted by The Living Desert. We have assembled a panel to give you an opportunity to learn more about how to best manage your garden water needs given the new restrictions. Bring your questions and join the discussion.
The panel will consist of two desert garden specialists, Kirk Anderson and Paul Ortega. Also there will be representatives from the Coachella Valley Water District, Desert Water Agency, Indio Water Authority and Mission Springs Water District. And finally, Jessyca Frederick, of Water Wise Now will be there to answer irrigation questions. The event is free and open to the public, but space is limited, so please register here
Volume 1, Issue 8 - March 2015
Vintage Associates Inc. / DHSCV 2014 Scholarship Winners
At the October 18th Desert Garden Community Day we awarded five outstanding College of the Desert students in Environmental Horticulture and Turfgrass Management $4000 in scholarships. This is the fourth year for the Vintage/Desert Horticulture Scholarships. Originally founded by the Vintage Associates -- The Desert's Garden Center -- and now a cooperative effort of Vintage and the Desert Horticulture Society of the Coachella Valley the scholarships are provided to encourage students towards careers in horticulture and landscape. A total of $15,000 has been provided over four years based on academic achievement, community service and need. The Desert Horticulture Society is proud to partner with Greg Gritters of the Vintage Associates and Jeff Place of the College of the Desert.
We were thrilled to provide the scholarships this year at the Living Desert, our new home for the annual Desert Garden Community Day. Joining our scholarship winners - Michael Brown, Pater Sartor, Rafael Chaidez, Luis Lopez and Jorge Salcido are the Desert Horticulture Society’s President Mary Brent Wehrli, Lisa Middleton, Jeff Place from the College of the Desert and Al Hollinger of Vintage Associates.