Recent News

image of the front cover of the book, 'Yards' by Billy Goodnick

Yards by Billy Goodnick

April 7, 2013

Date: Sunday, April 7, 2013
Time: 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Join award-winning landscape architect Billy Goodnick, (aka Garden Wise Guy) for a book launch celebration!

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image of a variety of California Native Plants available at the SBBG Spring Plant Sale

Spring Plant Sale

April 1, 2013

Saturday, March 30 through April 30
Stock up on a wide variety of California native plants for your garden!

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image of original botanical illustrations by Elisabeth H. Saunders (1861-1910) from the Blaksley Library Special Collections at SBBG

Botanical Art at SBBG

March 26, 2013

an exhibit in the Blaksley Library
April 2-26, 2013 (Tuesday-Friday, 10am - 2pm*)
*12-4pm on the following dates: 4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 4/18, 4/24

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image of wine and cheese event in the Courtyard at SBBG

Wine & Cheese Lectures

March 13, 2013

Register now for this series of lecture events taking place this spring & summer at the Garden on Saturday afternoons from 3-5 pm and feature a wide-range of botanical topics and feature local vintners.

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image of SBBG Meadow in May, 2012, photo by John Wardlaw

Meadow Revival Project

March 6, 2013

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden has received a $220,000 grant generously given by the Hind Foundation. These much needed funds will restore the Garden’s Meadow section to its historic glory over the next two years.

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