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The Water Conservation Garden

12122 Cuyamaca College Dr W, El Cajon, CA 92019-4317
+1 619-660-0614
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Wonderful resource for water conservation

The Water Conservation Garden is part of Cuyamaca Community College. It is a beautiful garden... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan B
El Cajon, California
East County Gem

If you have gardening questions, especially about xeriscape, this is the place to go and wander... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Paula S
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12122 Cuyamaca College Dr W, El Cajon, CA 92019-4317
+1 619-660-0614
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Water Conservation Garden is part of Cuyamaca Community College. It is a beautiful garden planted with an amazing collection of specimens that are adapted to this area and require very little water. It also has great explanations of the difference in water needs of...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

If you have gardening questions, especially about xeriscape, this is the place to go and wander about! The staff, and even visitors, are very helpful and have lots of good ideas! You can take classes that help you plan how to tackle yard issues, identify...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

If you have not been here you are missing our on a wonderful experience. It is an oasis in El Cajon. Close to the Cuyamaca College who also sell plants. It is a great place to go to after the garden. They show how we...More

Thank Ellie A
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Very beautiful with lots of creative design ideas for your home. It is well worth the stop. We go there when we are redoing a part of out outside areas.

Thank 1baggo
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I believe this garden is 5 acres. It's a beautiful demonstration of waterwise gardening. There are classes regularly that are either free or low cost, lower for members. There are occasional concerts and community meetings, and plant sales. The staff is always helpful and the...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I live within a few miles of the Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College and have visited often. It is just a fun place to walk through and they have a nursery across the street. The best part is the people working there are very knowledgeable....More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for drought tolerant plants u need to visit here!!!! The spring garden show is worth the time.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We were planning a native plant yard, this really helped. The native plant section is a small part of the garden, but it is getting better each year (as things age) I really like the butterfly enclosure (seasonal) and many of the structures that were...More

Thank TrailerTraveler028
Reviewed 29 March 2017

A hidden secret in East County of San Diego. You learn everything there is to know about water conservation in a beautiful setting. Every path and corner you turn is a new experience.

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This garden has workshops, tours on the premises and just started recently doing an annual Garden Tour ( Homes) in El Cajon. It was AMAZING to see what people had done to their homes..I don't have a home (Townhouse) but it was beautiful to see....More

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