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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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Fun to walk around

Very beautiful with lots of creative design ideas for your home. It is well worth the stop. We go... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
1baggo
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Alpine, California
Amazing conservation garden

I believe this garden is 5 acres. It's a beautiful demonstration of waterwise gardening. There... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Laura B
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La Mesa, California
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12122 Cuyamaca College Dr W, El Cajon, CA 92019-4317
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+1 619-660-0614
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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 23 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 11 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 30 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 14 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

1  Thank Kat_919
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a wonderful garden with lots of tips on water savings. Just a joy to spend time and get smart all at the same time. And if the garden isn't enough reason to come out, the the Heritage of the Americas Museum is the...More

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Very well maintained garden. Helpful staff. Great plants and products. Unique one of a kind items. Good info on care for plants.

Thank sdcruiser52
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Nice way to wander around and see many different ideas for your garden as well as the reasons why to make certain choices, Entry fee was a very reasonable donation.

Thank Robert W
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