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Our Gardens Blog Is Updated Frequently To Show The Progress Of The New Garden Installations And Family Events To Get Away From It All!

Discovering a Hidden Gem – Alta Vista Botanical Gardens
10Jan

Discovering a Hidden Gem – Alta Vista Botanical Gardens

Introduction to Alta Vista Botanical Gardens Welcome to the enchanting world of Alta Vista Botanical Gardens, nestled in the heart…

A January Journey at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens
08Jan

A January Journey at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens

Welcome to a new year filled with natural wonders at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens! As January unfolds, the garden takes…

Amigos de Vista Lions Club Keeps on Giving
21Nov

Amigos de Vista Lions Club Keeps on Giving

By Julie Smith Taylor Over the last 50+ years, members of the Amigos de Vista Lions Club have raised hundreds…

Fall Garden Delights: Best Plants and Their Insect Admirers
28Sep

Fall Garden Delights: Best Plants and Their Insect Admirers

As the days grow shorter and the air turns crisp, it’s time to embrace the beauty of fall gardening. While…

The Impact of Botanical Gardens on Biodiversity Conservation: A Closer Look at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens
26Aug

The Impact of Botanical Gardens on Biodiversity Conservation: A Closer Look at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens

Introduction As our planet faces increasing environmental challenges, the preservation of biodiversity has become more critical than ever. Among the…

Fall Newsletter 2022
27Sep

Fall Newsletter 2022

Fall Newsletter 2022 We are excited and pleased to announce the return of our newsletter. We plan to have a…

Great Big Thank You to the North Coast Church Leaders and Volunteers
16Jul

Great Big Thank You to the North Coast Church Leaders and Volunteers

A true miracle happened last weekend at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens. A large group of over 200 kind, hardworking, and…

8 Amazing Open Gardens! Experience Spring In A New Way!
29Jun

8 Amazing Open Gardens! Experience Spring In A New Way!

Spring in San Diego is like that scene in the Wizard of Oz when everything changes from black and white to technicolor. Vibrant shades…

The Coast News – Hit the Road: Enhanced Alta Vista Botanical Gardens a treat for all ages
29Jun

The Coast News – Hit the Road: Enhanced Alta Vista Botanical Gardens a treat for all ages

When we decided to take our 6-year-old grandson to Alta Vista Botanical Gardens in Vista, we were relatively ignorant about the 14-acre…

Dig In! A Peek inside a Kids in the Garden Class
23Mar

Dig In! A Peek inside a Kids in the Garden Class

Sunshine peeped through clouds as fourteen happy families gathered around Farmer Jones for the eagerly anticipated March 13th Kids in…

Ordinary Rocks, Extraordinary Messages
18Feb

Ordinary Rocks, Extraordinary Messages

Gardens are good for our bodies and minds. On Sunday November 30, thirty five rocks were designed and painted amidst…