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San Diego Spring Home/Garden Show

  • Speaker Biographies Below
    The speakers listed below were from the Fall Home/Garden Show 2015.
  • Candace Vanderhoff
    Candace is the owner of RainThanks & Greywater, a leading San Diego County water harvesting company. She consults on regenerative living with a focus on rainwater harvesting, greywater reuse and designing edible food forest that provide organic food for property owners and lush habitats for native butterflies and pollinators. Her presentation will cover case studies […]
  • Tom Del Hotal
    A leader in the California Rare Fruit Growers, Tom will discuss how to care for both your standard citrus and pome fruits, as well as some of the interesting more exotic fruits which we can grow in San Diego. A horticulturist and nurseryman for over 40 years, Tom holds four advanced certifications from the California […]
  • Roy Wilburn
    March is the perfect month to prep and plant your favorite Spring/Summer organic vegetables. Learn tips on soil preparation, varietal selection, seeding, planting, organic pest control, cultural practices, watering, fertilization and harvesting, to yield a bounty of delicious goodies for your family and friends. Nothing beats the flavor of produce, homegrown and handpicked from your […]
  • Garden Masters Judges
    Each year the San Diego Horticultural Society invites a panel of judges for the garden displays who are experts in their fields of design and horticulture. This year the panel includes: