Tag: Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Gardens

Arcadia Hosts World’s Largest Succulent and Cactus Show
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Arcadia Hosts World’s Largest Succulent and Cactus Show

By Galen Patterson The Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanical Gardens hosted the world’s largest succulent and cactus show. The show consisted of more than 1,200 succulents and cacti that were displayed as part of the competition. On the morning of Aug. 11, hundreds of plant enthusiasts streamed into the Arboretum to witness the placements…

Cal Phil Supporters Protest Arboretum Foundation’s Decision
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Cal Phil Supporters Protest Arboretum Foundation’s Decision

Approximately 50 musicians, supporters and friends of Cal Philharmonic made their voices heard Saturday morning waving placards and other signs showing their collective disapproval of the decision The Arboretum Foundation has made in selecting Pasadena Pops over Cal Phil for the 2012 Summer Concert series. Cal Phil directors held a press conference describing their confusion…

Arboretum Appoints Richard Schulhof as CEO
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Arboretum Appoints Richard Schulhof as CEO

In this April 2009 video, Richard Schulhof, then Deputy Director of the Arnold Arboretum at Harvard University, in Cambridge, MA, talks about what he does, his educational and professional background, and his favorite parts of his job. – Video provided by the Center for Public Horticulture at UD.

Great Evening for Orchestra and Audience at Arboretum
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Great Evening for Orchestra and Audience at Arboretum

The California Philharmonic Orchestra under music director-conductor Victor Vener offered top-notch performances in the opening concert of the orchestra’s 12th season at the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Gardens in Arcadia. Last Saturday, the evening was warm and delightful, the grounds of the Arboretum, beautiful, and the crowd both plentiful and eager to enjoy…