Gardens Gone Native is a free, self-guided tour featuring approximately 20 home gardens in and around Sacramento. Gardens are comprised of at least 50% California native plants.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
The 5th Annual Gardens
Gone Native Tour is
April 11, 2015.
We have 30 gardens on this year's tour,
including 6 new gardens that have never been on the tour previously!
Click here for a flier
for the 2015 tour.
Tour Registration Opens March 11, 2015.
Registration for the Gardens Gone Native Tour is required;
however registration for the 2015 tour is not yet open.
Check back after March 11, 2015 for more details.
Day-of-the-Tour Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Greeters and Docents are also needed on the day of the tour. Greeters welcome
guests and make sure that they sign in. Greeters also direct the flow of traffic into
the garden. Docents help answer questions about the homeowner's garden. To volunteer
The 2014 Gardens Gone Native Tour was on Saturday May 10, 2014.
It was a huge success! See the SacMag article link.
Take a Virtual Garden Tour of the 2013 Gardens Gone Native Tour!
Click here: Virtual Garden Tour 2013
Additional resources for gardening with native plants can be found at:
The purpose of the Gardens Gone Native Tour is to support the mission of the Sacramento Valley Chapter of the
California Native Plant Society by raising awareness of the beauty and environmental functions of California's diverse
native plants. Our goal is to provide members of our community with the opportunity to view outstanding examples
of native plant gardens, promote the use of California natives in home and public gardens, and provide information on
how to plant and successfully grow native plants. promote the use of California natives in home and public gardens,
and provide information on how to plant and successfully grow native plants.