A Community of Gardeners

Barbie Ballman is the “Mom” of the garden. If sunshine had a name, it would be Barbie. A California native, Barbie was raised in San Marino, near Pasadena. After high school, she headed off to Columbia, Mo to attend Stephens College, and where she met the love of her

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What’s New?

PAYPAL IS Here! PayPal is now available as a payment option for monthly work fines, new member payments and yearly renewals with easy drop down menus. Go to the MEMBERS tab above, click on PAYPAL and scroll down to select the payment option you need.  Please contact Debbie at

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Orchard @ Las Flores

In 2016, Conejo Recreation and Park granted an expansion next the softball field, and authorized the addition of an Orchard at our garden. The Orchard currently has 28 trees planted, with 90 Goji Berry plants as its perimeter. Members of the garden can “Adopt A Tree.” This insures proper

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The gazebo at the front of the garden is our latest project, and it is looking beautiful. We are fortunate to have a group of guys, under the direction of Hank Daane, Project Manager, who gives back to our community garden in a big way. The gazebo provides a

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Plant of the Month

CUCAMELONS Have you started planting or thinking about what you will plant in your garden this year? Are you willing to try something new? If so, check out these cute little fruits that seem to popping up as a new start on Instagram! It may look like a watermelon

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Planting Guide for Conejo Valley

Most gardening books, catalogs, and seed packets refer to plant hardiness zones, climate zones, or growing zones. Thousand Oaks is in Zone 10a and 10b. Here is a link to a planting guide for our area https://www.almanac.com/gardening/planting-calendar/CA/Thousand%20Oaks  

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