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Please review our recent press releases:

Fall for Natives at the Botanic Garden Sale

September 6, 2016

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden’s annual Fall Native Plant Sale opens to the public at noon on October 1st and runs all month, daily from 10am to 5pm. Classes throughout the month provide expert advice to create and care for a beautiful water-sipping garden. This is the largest selection of native plants on the Central Coast with over 6,000 plants and 400 different varieties. Garden admission is not required to visit the sale.

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Ribbon Cutting for the new Pritzlaff Conservation Center

July 5, 2016

WHO:            Donors and local officials, including remarks by Supervisor Salud Carbajal

 WHAT:          Ribbon cutting celebration including tours of the new Pritzlaff Conservation Center

 WHEN:          Wednesday, July 13, 2016, from 10:00am to 12:00pm. 

 WHERE:       Pritzlaff Conservation Center at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, 1212 Mission Canyon Road. Park in the Garden’s main parking and follow signs to walk across the street. Shuttle rides available.

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Red Flag Alert Closure Sign

Red Flag Warning Garden Closure

June 23, 2016
The Garden will close 3:00PM Friday, June 24 through 10:00AM Saturday, June 25 due to Red Flag Warning weather conditions.

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Red Flag Alert Closure Sign

Red Flag Warning Garden Closure

June 18, 2016
The Garden will close from 3:00PM Sunday, June 19 to 10AM Tuesday June 21 due to anticipated Red Flag Warning conditions.

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