Did you know Santa Cruz County is home to over 1,000 native plant species? This diversity creates countless options in landscape design and offers ways to work in harmony with nature. Native plants provide the beauty and foundation for healthy ecosystems. Once established, native plants local to your site are uniquely adapted to thrive in your soils and on natural rainfall.
Whether you are gardening in containers, have a small yard or a larger plot, native plants can add resiliency to your landscape, help you protect natural resources, and preserve our state’s biodiversity.
Participants will receive practical handouts, plant lists, tips, and strategies to maximize results.