For tips on how to behave during a Garden Tour click on Manners
Note: Attendance at many events is open to the public. However, to volunteer at our information tables, sales booths, etc. or visit members plantings, CRFG membership is mandatory as we are required to have liability insurance for all participants.
2017 - A Year to plan for CRFG's 50th Anniversary in 2018
Members should always respect the rights granted to developers of patented fruit trees. The attached Chart lists those varieties and includes guides on Plant Propagation and Scionwood Collection - click on Chart Link.
The following have been added as of Jan 2017:
Apple Ghost PPAF TM Apple Buckeye Gala pat. # 10840 TM
Cherry 6GM25 PPAF Pluerry Candy Heart PPAF TM
Pluerry Sugar Twist PPAF TM Macy Cot Aprium
The OC Fair is Friday, July 14th thru Sunday, August 13th so be sure to pick your dates & times (the Fair is closed Mon & Tue) to staff our information booth and then enjoy some Farm Fresh Fun. To sign-up to volunteer for the fair just click on Fair Schedule to select the open shifts you'd like to fill and then e-mail them to Jon Barkman at
All volunteers will receive free entrance & parking passes for each
Due to the OCC Swap Meet taking place every Saturday and Sunday, Fair management has requested we do not use the Adams Lot for volunteer parking until after 6pm each weekend. All vehicles will be redirected to park at OCC Lot E off of Merrimac between Fairview and Harbor Blvd.
Note: If this will be your first year at the fair and feel uncomfortable
answering questions, please note that on your request and Jon will make sure you'll be paired with experienced members.