• Updates on the Organization

    Scholarships We will continue to provide scholarships for qualified students who are majoring in Environmental Horticulture or Landscaping Design. Our current recipient, Ignacio Moreno, attends Cal Poly, Pomona. His outstanding grades are a testament to how well he applies himself to his studies, while still working full time. He is pursuing a double major in […]

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  • COVID-19 Membership Update

    Because the pandemic has created uncertain conditions for when we can all gather for events like Desert Garden Tour and Desert Garden Community Day, the Desert Horticultural Society has decided to extend memberships. If you signed up or renewed in 2020, your membership has been extended to 2022. If you signed up or renewed in […]

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  • Proposed Bylaw Changes — Vote at November 6 Meeting

    Hey members! It’s time for an update to our bylaws to reflect a variety of organizational changes. Here is a link to both versions for you to peruse. If you have any questions, please contact us. Summary of significant changes: Removed affiliation with California Garden Club; Simplified Voting and Committee sections; Removed specific dues amounts. […]

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  • Wildflowers

    A wildflower garden in the desert.

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  • Cactus Problems, Please Advise

    A member writes in with cactus problems. Can you help?

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  • Garden Tour is March 18 – Be a volunteer?

    The 13th Annual Desert Garden Tour is Sunday, March 18th from 12 – 4pm. This beloved community event is such a great success, not just because of the beautiful gardens, but also because of the great volunteer support provided by our membership. We’d love your help to help make this day a success! There are […]

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  • Meet the DHSCV officers for 2018!

    The Desert Horticultural Society of the Coachella Valley elected officers for the 2018 club year at the society’s Jan. 17 membership meeting held at UCR Palm Desert.

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  • 13th Annual Garden Tour is March 18!

    This year our Annual Garden Tour will be held on March 18. For more information, visit this page or register here.

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  • Water Counts Academy

    Water Counts Academy: February-March, 2018

    The Water Counts Academy is a program offered once a year to current and emerging leaders in the Coachella Valley who want to learn about the lifeblood of our community—its water resources. Join valley leaders to learn about water!

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  • Great plants for Fall and Winter

    Mountain States Wholesale Nursery sends out a monthly newsletter. They’ve given us permission to share their articles and featured plants here. Enjoy some of their Thanksgiving selections!

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