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Western Region Celebrates the Opening of Quarryhill

Quarryhill Botanical Garden - Glen Ellen, CA

ACS Western Region assembles at Quarryhill Botanical Garden in Glen Ellen, CA, to celebrate Quarryhill becoming the first ACS Reference Garden in California. There will be a discussion of conifer populations in Asia and some stories about the challenges of seed collection from Executive Director and primary collector Bill McNamara. Also, docent-led tours of the…

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Western Regional Meeting

Phoenix Inn - Olympia, WA 3:56pm

Puget Sound is a vacation destination for outdoor enthusiasts,nature lovers, fishermen and photographers and by September most of the tourists will have gone home and left a peaceful ambiance in their wake. Our diverse itinerary includes one day on the Kitsap Peninsula, which is not only home to wonderful gardens and nurseries, but is surrounded…

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Conifer Road Trip in Southern CA

Ayres Hotel and Suites - Ontario, CA

    Did you know Southern California is a conifer Mecca, with over a dozen native conifers, three of which are endemic only to Southern California? We will see most of them on our two-day trip on the Angeles Crest and at Torrey Pines State Park, including the really rare species: Pinus coulteri (Coulter pine),…


Western Region Planning Meeting

The Oregon Garden - Silverton, OR 2:30pm

Once again the time has come for our Western Region to reflect on the success of 2015 and more importantly, start putting the plans in place for an action- and fun-packed 2016. The venue will be “Conifer Central,” our brilliant reference garden at The Oregon Garden, Silverton, Oregon. The goal of the meeting is set…

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2017 Western Regional Conference

The Oregon Garden - Silverton, OR 4:00pm

    The American Conifer Society’s Western Region is thrilled to announce that we’re returning to the fabulous Oregon Garden Resort in Silverton, on the site of one of our ACS Reference Gardens, for our 2017 Western Regional Conference. The event is booked for Thursday, June 1st through Saturday, June 3rd, 2017. No one will…