Lavender and Day Lilies Festival
Where: Maple Rock Gardens, 100 Clark Tunnel Road, Lincoln
When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday
Details: (916) 652-2065, highhandnursery.com
This outstanding private garden and working farm hosts its first flower and antique fest with lots of vendors and a plethora of blooms; get tickets at High Hand Nursery in Loomis.
Designing with Succulents
Where: Green Acres Nursery & Supply, all locations
When: 9 a.m. Saturday
Learn about using these naturally drought-tolerant plants in your landscape as well as their water-wise companions.
Love is a Many Splintered Thing
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. Saturday
This docent-led June tour of the cemetery gardens focuses on love stories, not all happy. Learn what “until death do us part” really means.