Celebrating 86 years and still growing...

Fallbrook, San Diego County, CA
"Flowers, like friends, should be well chosen"
Co-Presidents:  Kathi Thomas & Suzanne Kestell
P.O. Box 1702, Fallbrook, CA 92088-1702

We are proud to be a CGCI Blue Ribbon Club!

General Information

General Meetings
September - June

LAST Tuesday
(Except December)

12:30pm - Social/refreshments
1:00pm - Business Meeting
2:00pm - Program

Fallbrook Community Center
341 Heald Lane
Board of Directors
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Fallbrook Public Utility Commission - Board Room
990 E. Mission
Individual: $30
Couple/Family: $50
Club Flower: Geranium
Club Colors: Coral & Green
The Garden Chirp
Affiliated with:
Fallbrook Beautification Alliance
Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce
Fallbrook Historical Society
Fallbrook Land Conservancy

Founded in 1931, we are one of the oldest clubs in the California Garden Clubs, Inc (CGCI) family with over 150 men and women dedicated to creating and promoting an interest in ...
  • horticulture
  • floral and landscape design
  • conservation and preservation of natural resources
  • civic and environmental responsibility
We offer ...
  • member education through speakers, workshops, tours and field trips
  • the opportunity for community involvement and civic beautification
  • public education through flower shows and garden tours
  • youth programs and scholarships
  • friendship and fun!
Fallbrook is located in the beautiful, rolling hills of north San Diego County and our Mediterranean climate allows us to grow almost anything. 
Come share the fruits of our labors...

Cheryl Balster
Member of the Year!

NOTE: Photos of club activities are posted to our Facebook page...Check it out!

Mark your calendar!

The 2018 Flower Show is coming
April 7, 2018
Watch for details....

Coming Up...

February 27, 2018
12:30 p.m. - Social Time
1:00pm - Business meeting
2:00 p.m. - Program Eva Raines and Marci Eisenstadt: “Getting Ready for the Show.” The co-chairmen of the 2018 flower show will offer tips on how to prepare entries and keep them in top condition plus what’s needed to win a blue ribbon.
March 27, 2018
12:30 p.m. - Social Time
1:00pm - Business meeting
2:00 p.m. - Program: Fred Clarke: "Care and Breeding of New Orchid Hybrids." Fred started Sunset Valley Orchids in 1995 as a natural outgrowth of a hobby that began 27 years earlier. SVO is a “boutique” style nursery dedicated to providing excellent customer service and breeding superior orchid hybrids for the orchid enthusiast. He is an accredited American Orchid Society Judge in the Pacific South Judging Region.


2017 Awards - Club:
1st Place: Club Yearbook, Club Website, and the All-horticulture Flower Show.
CGCI & Pacific Region:
1st Place: Membership Brochure and Civic Development project
(re-landscaping of the Fallbrook Senior Center).
CGCI & National Garden Clubs, Inc.
CGCI Community Impact Award: The Senior Center re-landscaping project
NGC Kellogg Civic Achievement Award.
Awards - Individuals:
Cheryl Balster - 2nd Place:  article, “Did you spit on my rosemary”
CGCI & Pacific Region:
Ellie Knight - 1st Place:  article “Historic Staghorn Fern Comes Home
The club also received the CGCI Sweepstakes ribbon for the most
awards in Class VI (large clubs).