Schedule of Events

General Membership meetings are held on the third Friday of the month at 7:30 p.m.

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
The Palm Room (downstairs lecture hall)
301 North Baldwin Avenue, Arcadia, CA 91007
(one block south of the 210 Freeway)
(626) 821-3222


May 19: Show Preparation Meeting: How to Prepare Your Plants for the June Show
- By LAIFS Experts

June 10 & June 11: 2017 LAIFS Fern & Exotic Plant Show & Sale
Saturday 9 am - 4 pm -- Sunday 9 am - 4 pm
Door Prizes -- Outstanding Plant Show -- Vendor Sales -- Society Sales
Sales of ferns, exotic plants, native & drought tolerant plants & plant related items

July 21: Tropical Begonias at The Huntington
- By Dylan Hannon, Curator of the Conservatory Collection at the Huntington Botanical Gardens

August 18: Ferns of Lotusland
- By Don Hodell, Environmental Horticulturist for the UC Cooperative Extension, Los Angeles County

September 15: Norman's Orchids
- By Norman, Proprietor

October 20: What to plant in your garden to enjoy through Winter and early Spring
- By Yvonne Savio, Master Gardener, Blogger at Gardening at Los Angeles and Pasadena, and past coordinator for Master Gardener program in Los Angeles

November 17: TBD

December 15: Christmas Party