74th annual Sacramento Fuchsia Show and Sale
Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, June 4
Hosted by the Sacramento branch of the American Fuchsia Society, this popular show features graceful hanging fuchsias as well as blooms from upright shrubs. Dozens of unusual varieties will be offered for sale, but arrive early; these shade-loving plants often sell out by noon.
Deadheading at Dusk
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 6 p.m. Monday, June 6
Join the cemetery volunteers as they tidy up spent blooms in the rose garden. Learn about these rare roses and how to care for them. Tools, training and light refreshments will be provided.
Walk with Warren
Where: Meet at Arboretum Gazebo, UC Davis
When: Noon Wednesday, June 8
Join arboretum superintendent emeritus (and beloved punster) Warren Roberts during this story-filled stroll through the arboretum’s gardens.