Tulare Historical Museum Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Community Event

The Tulare Historical Museum will host its 3rd Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on Sat., Sept. 24th from 12-4pm. The event will feature live music, folkloric dancers, raffles & prizes, outdoor food, museum and fire truck tours, and community booths. Live music will be performed by Rosalinda Verde Alexander at 2pm. Rosalinda was trained to […]

The common sunflower

Common Sunflower is today’s featured flowering plant. The Common Sunflower is flowering now in the Tule River Native Plant Demonstration Gardens in Porterville and along roadways and untended areas on the valley floor in Tulare County. Don’t overlook this valuable native plant just because it is common. It can also be a spectacular performer in […]

Bloom report

Fuchsias have been blooming shyly since May but now in August they are boisterously beckoning you and the hummingbirds to come and enjoy their bright red-orange nodding bells. Fuchsia nectar is irresistible to hummingbirds, and butterflies. This week’s featured plant is California Fuchsia also known as Hummingbird Trumpet. A wide variety of native fuchsias are […]