Online Itinerary 

Advanced Floral Field Excursion 2005

Meet Saturday 9 April at 5:45 am  Benson 147

Depart after prayer at 6 am

Stop for lunch in Provo area

We will visit Cove Fort along the way

we stay the evening in the Budget Inn

Budget Inn & Suites . 1221 South Main, St. George, Utah

Toll Free (800) 929-0790 - Phone (435) 673-6661

 Fax (435) 688-2186


Sunday, 10 April 

we visit the Brigham Young home, and the St George Tabernacle,

Attend sacrament mtg at 1:00

Visit the Jacob Hamblin Home

Drive through Snow Canyon

Return to the St George Temple visitors center


Monday 11 April

Las Vegas

We will visit Mirage, Bellagio, and walk a little along the strip

Lunch @ the buffet


Travel the afternoon into the La basin

If time and traffic permit, we will drop in to see Jacob Maarse Florist in Pasadena, and swing through Beverly Hills

Monday night we stay at the Park Place Inn, right across the street from “the happiest place on earth,” Disneyland. (actually, the temple is the happiest place on earth)

Park Place Inn and suites

 1544 S Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, California, United States, 92802-2312

 Phone: (714)776-4800   

Toll Free Reservations: 800-854-8175   

Fax: 714-758-1396



Tuesday 12 April

We will endure the challenge of Disneyland and California adventure, enjoy the amazing horticultural features, and perhaps even a few rides throughout the day.

I have Purchased Hopper passes, so we can visit the best of both parks.


Wednesday 13 April

We arise early to visit the Los Angeles flower district.  We will leave at 4 am from the hotel, and then return to check out afterwards.


the rest of the day we will drive along the pacific coast,

visit Rogers Gardens:


Fashion Island:


And Adelaides, a very lovely florist in La Jolla


we will stay Wednesday night in Pacific Beach, at the Beach Haven Inn

4740 Mission Boulevard   San Diego, CA 92019 

Phone: 858-272-3812  Reservations 800-831-6323  Fax: 858-272-3532


Thursday,  14 April

We visit

Quail Botanical Gardens


Good Earth Plants

spoke with Christina  Phone: (858) 576-9300


If the weather is inclement, we will visit the Timken Museum etc. in Balboa Park


then we will head south of the border to Tijuana

the evening will be spent in Pacific Beach








Friday 15 April,


we visit the San Diego County International Floral Trade Center, and the flower fields in Carlsbad

5600 Avenida Encinas  Carlsbad,  CA  92008-4452

760-438-5595 Management Office




Friday afternoon we travel back through Vegas, St George, and stay the night in Cedar City, at the Abby Inn


FRIDAY is KAYE”S Birthday!!!!!!


Saturday, 16 April

We travel back to Rexburg.  We may visit a wholesale house along the way, but should be back by early evening.



In case of emergency:

Kaye’s cell   208 313-1764

BR’s cell 208 313-4287


Hort Department office:  Janet Ruud  208 496-2018