Bob Haller

Plants of California Photography Exhibition

December 7, 2016 - March 17, 2017

Bob Haller's outstanding photographs take you on a botanical trip across California.

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Picture of Tea House

Teahouse and Garden (December)

December 10, 2016

Visitors and members are welcome to experience our ShinKanAn Teahouse and Garden in January.

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Image of woman holding wreath made at SBBG

Wreaths, Swags, and Garlands 2

December 10, 2016

Make your own beautiful holiday decorations with California native plants

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Image of Quercus agrifolia taken by Tricia Wardlaw

Native Trees & Drought

December 12, 2016

A discussion on watering and preserving established trees during drought.

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Image of Oak Gall taken by Nancy Miller

Native Herbal Medicine

December 17, 2016

Many of our California native plants have traditional uses. Join Emily Sanders to explore some in your own backyard.

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Free Seniors Day (December)

December 19, 2016

Welch-Ryce-Haider wants you to be our special guests to enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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Image of Trainees learning in microscope lab

Education Volunteer Training

January 7, 2017 - February 4, 2017

Share your passion for native plants, natural history, and foster the conservation of California’s flora.

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Image of the Jepson Manual taken by Don Matsumoto (1993)

Guide to the Jepson Manual

January 13, 2017 - February 10, 2017

Join botanist Mary Carroll for this hands-on introduction to the mysteries of the Jepson Manual

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Picture of Tea Cermony

Teahouse and Garden Rescheduled (January)

January 14, 2017

The Teahouse has been rescheduled this month to 1/21. Visitors and members are welcome to experience our ShinKanAn Teahouse and Garden.

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Image of Lupinus brevicaulis. Photo by Stuart Wilson

CNPS Channel Islands Meeting (January)

January 17, 2017

Stuart Wilson shares his long held love and fascination of Lupines with stunning photos.

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