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Wildfire Outreach Continues

If you've been following TPF on social media, you may know that one of our major outreach efforts this year has been in telling the nuanced story of wildfire in Southern California. Our goal with this work is to share clear information to the general public that...

2020 Fall Plant Sale Nov 5-21

Theodore Payne Foundation 2020 Fall Plant Sale November 5-7, 10-14, 17-21 8:30AM-4PM Sign up for a timed shopping slot Just in time for fall planting, Theodore Payne Foundation is offering its widest assortment of the year, including native plants, seeds, and bulbs,...

Poppy Hour Season 2

After almost six months being closed, I am so proud of the work our team has done to get us ready to reopen later this week. Like everybody, we’ve been through a tumultuous spring and summer, and though the pandemic is still upon us, I’ve been reflecting on the year...

We are Re-opening!

We are so excited to welcome you back to our headquarters in early September! We've been hard at work making adjustments so that social distancing can be maintained on site while allowing visitors access to our gardens, natural areas, and our full inventory for...

Seed and Bulb Program Intern

Seed and Bulb Program Internship July 13 2020 POSITION DESCRIPTION This internship, made possible by the support from the Southern California Horticulture Society through the Linda Pomerance Internship Grant, is a unique learning opportunity that will focus on...

New TPF online store coming soon!

We’re excited to announce that we are unveiling our new online store on Tuesday, June 16th! It will integrate all of our offerings (plants, seeds, books, clothing, and TPF merchandise) in one convenient place. The biggest change will be to our plant pickup system,...

May 2020 Update!

Dear Theodore Payne Community: Your financial support of Theodore Payne Foundation during these unprecedented and uncertain days has been amazing. In response to our last appeal, more than 200 individuals made tax deductible donations, providing crucial funds that are...

Stand with TPF

Dear Theodore Payne Foundation Community, On behalf of the staff and Board of the Theodore Payne Foundation, we hope that you, your loved ones and friends are in good health and good spirits during this extraordinary and challenging time, as the world responds to the...

Update on the 2020 Garden Tour

The 2020 Theodore Payne Native Plant Garden Tour is moving online! Join us for a journey through the Los Angeles region's most beautiful and inspiring home landscapes. On March 28th and 29th, we'll be hosting a live stream from gardens around the city. You'll learn...