Join us this Sunday 1/20 from 1 - 2:30ish as the wonderful Rachel Burgos of @snakerootapothecary leads a plant meditation and Materia medica. Rumor has it that the plant of the month will be an Artemisia.... Free! Rsvp much appreciated #artemisianursery#snakerootapothecary
Join us this Sunday 1/20 at 11am for a super informative workshop with our favorite edible gardening guru Loretta Allison of @spadeandseeds. We will cover the basics of winter gardening in Southern California and the many ways to prep your soil for spring to get the biggest, healthiest and most drought resilient plants. We'll discuss what to plant during the cool season, why it's a gardener's favorite, which edible crops shine in winter, and how to get a head start on spring planting. Soil prep is the key to a thriving garden and you'll leave this workshop understanding how ...
White alder (Alnus rhombifolia) growing creekside in the Angeles National Forest. White alder bears separate male and female catkins on the same tree. Botanists call this arrangement monoecious, which literally translates to one house. ♀️🏠♂️ #whitealder#alnusrhombifolia
Coffeeberry (Rhamnus californica) in the rain. The tiny star shaped flowers are nearly the same color as this unripe fruit. The berries will eventually bronze and then blacken... Unless the birds eat them first 🐦 Also a larval host plant for the pale swallowtail butterfly 🦋 #rhamnuscalifornica#coffeeberry
Hello plant lovers! Artemisia Nursery will be closed on Monday 12/31 (as per usual) and on Tuesday 1/1. Visit us this weekend for your last native plant fix of 2018, and then come visit us again next year!! We'll be open on Wednesday 1/2 at 10am. Have an awesome new year's celebration!! Stay safe, and make good choices 😸🌿🐝 #arctostaphylos#manzanita
Come eat Tang Yuan with us!! We're celebrating winter solstice this Sunday 12/23 from 1-5 with the Yo, Saturnalia Faire! The wonderful @fiona_yunjui_chang will be serving this sweet & tasty seasonal treat. We'll also have live music, native seed planting, donation based coffee from @la.acera, body painting by soil scientist @l_fang, open hours with edible and medicinal gardening guru Loretta Allison of @spadeandseeds, along with tarot reading, henna, and more! #solsticeshrubsforall#saturnalia
Come celebrate the season with us at the Yo, Saturnalia Faire! this Sunday 12/23 from 1pm to 5 pm at Artemisia Nursery!!! Saturnalia is an ancient Roman festival honoring the agricultural god Saturn during the winter solstice season ❄️☃️🎊 We will have bodypainting, henna, tarot reading, native seed planting, and a live singer. We will be serving a magical garden salad, Tang Yuan (a delicious traditional Chinese dessert), coffee, and native plant herbal teas. From the minds, hearts, hands, and hearths of these badass ladies: @l_fang, @la.acera, @spadeandseeds, @fiona_yunjui_chang, and @artemisia.nursery Plant a seed! Plant a tree! Solstice shrubs ...
You too could be the proud parent of a seedling tray of California native Dudleyas!! Sign up for our workshop tomorrow, Saturday 12/15 from 3-4:30 with native plant grower Antonio Sanchez at www.artemisianursery.com/events. Tickets are a steal at $15. Yes, you will get seeds to take home! Yes, you will get hand-on experience! Yes, you will have an awesome time while learning all about growing California native plants from SEED! #seed#propagation