Previous Page

Gardening With Native Plants: Inspiration From Our National Parks

Class/Workshop, Gardening, Nature, Green/Environmental

Learn about local native plants and the benefits of gardening with California native plants. They are drought tolerant, low maintenance, beautiful and attract wildlife. Elderberry Farms grow about 120 different local native plant species. Come and see some favorite plants that make appearances in Yosemite, Zion, Great Basin, Bryce, Mesa Verde National Parks as well as the American River Parkway. Instructor: Chris Lewis, Director of Elderberry Farms Native Plant Nursery. Location: Soil Born Farms American River Ranch in the Schoolhouse and Elderberry Farms Native Plant Nursery, 2140 Chase Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670. For more information and to register, visit or call (916) 363-9685.