Recent News

image of Spring wildflowers blooming in the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Meadow, April 2014 ~ photo by Tricia Wardlaw

Spring Appeal 2014

April 29, 2014

Grow Your Garden and give to the Garden's Annual Fund today!
Donate $100 or more to the Annual Fund by July 1 and receive a packet of “Meadow Mix” seeds ready for planting this fall.
Give today…for a greener tomorrow.

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image of visitors at SBBG, Spring Membership Drive 2014

Spring Membership Drive

April 1, 2014

Purchase a new membership, or renew your current membership, before April 30 and automatically be entered to win 1 of 5 prize packages!

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image of Salvia inflorescence in the SBBG Meadow ~ photo by Denise Dewire

Sustain Your Garden's Future

March 25, 2014

By Heather Wehnau, SBBG Plant Propagation Manager

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image of Susan Van Atta, FASLA

Susan Van Atta Announced as New Trustee

March 13, 2014

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden is pleased to announce the addition of Susan Van Atta, FASLA to their 16-member Board of Trustees

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image of native Ceanothus growing in the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, photo by Alan Weisskopf

Op-Ed: California Native Plants and Drought

January 30, 2014

By Dr. Steve Windhager, "In response to recent news of our state’s drought emergency declaration, I would like to offer our community some water- (and cost-) saving advice."

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