About West Valley Garden Club - central and west San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles, CA West Valley Garden Club Projects


The West Valley Garden Club was federated on October 18, 1949 and has operated continuously as a thriving garden club since that date. Our club offers members many opportunities for gaining knowledge in horticulture projects, maintaining and updating their own garden, participating in many community projects and forming lasting friendships.

Meet 2nd Tuesday of the month, September - June
Floral Workshop at 9:30 a.m.
General Meeting at 10:00 a.m.
Program at 11:00 a.m.
Pot Luck or Brown Bag Lunch at noon
For information about the next meeting check Calendar

President, Ilona Buratti

Honored Members
National Accredited Flower Show Judge - Evelyn Warrington - (Master Judge)
National Life Members - Joi Chase, Rosemary Ecker, Evelyn Warrington
State Life Members - Joi Chase, Ida Crossman, Evelyn Warrington, Madelyn Jameson, Caroline Russom, Ilona Buratti, Sally Bagley
Former District Director - Joi Chase
Honorary Members - Joi Chase, Joan Campbell, Jean Crail, Donna DeSavia, Marcia Gaj, Jo Eshelby, Amy Graening, Madelyn Jameson, Lucy Kerecman, Adrienne Krause, Carole Kyle, Hanna Olson, Sharie Singh, Pat Tjosaas, Evelyn Warrington, Berniece Wilson

Orcutt Ranch Horticultural Center
23600 Roscoe Boulevard, West Hills, CA 91304
Los Angeles County

Ilona Buratti  

Contact Person
Beverly Jeppson
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Club Flower
Red Rose

National Garden Clubs, Inc.

Pacific Region
California Garden Clubs, Inc.
San Fernando Valley District


  • Promote friendship
  • Promote interest in amateur gardening, in plant and bird life and appreciation for natural beauties of California
  • Encourage civic beautification and roadside developement
  • Preserve our environment


Our annual dues are $25.00 a year or $35 for two persons at the same address which includes a subscription to our newsletter, "The Garden Gate." Persons interested in membership are eligible for active membership following their attendance at two regular meetings.
Club members' gardening interests are varied from container gardening, fruit trees, vegetable gardens, native plants, iris, roses, violets, orchids, floral design, beginning gardeners to long time gardeners. They enjoy our yearly tours, the variety of programs, eating lunch together, sharing plants and each other's company. We currently have 56 members.