We meet monthly on the third Thursday at 7:30pm in room 101 of the Casa del Prado in Balboa Park. We share room 101 with other organizations so there is a chance that the meeting date might change, check the Upcoming Meetings section for the correct meeting dates.
We have members that include nationally recognized growers and members that just enjoy the timeless beauty of these ancient plants.
Our August fern show and sale showcases a wide variety of exquisite fern specimens on view and for sale.
Yearly membership dues are $12.00 for a household. Members will receive “The Fern World” newsletter by mail or email.
Enjoy monthly meetings where a wide variety of fern topics and tips are discussed. New members will receive a free fern at their first meeting.
Come and join us, all meetings and shows are free and open to the public and guests are always welcome.
Meeting Calendar 2015 January 15 Platycerium Night is one of the most popular meetings of the year. Both long time fern growers and other gardening friends will enjoy learning about the ever popular Staghorn Ferns
February 19 Terrarium Talk. Learn how to prepare a terrarium for your special ferns and other treasures. Valentine Gift Exchange. Bring a wrapped or bagged small fern or garden item, possibly to use in a terrarium. All who bring something will play a gift exchange game and take something special home.
March 19 Spring Gardener's Sale. Plants and useful garden items may be donated or sold on consignment at the jumble sale for fern lovers.
July Annual Garden party at the Charltons. Date to be announced later.
August 13 2nd Thursday of the month August 15-16 San Diego Fern Society Show and Sale