Image of watercolor by JoAnn Metzger

Painting the Natives

March 23, 2017 - April 27, 2017

Capture the structure and beauty of native wildflowers in vibrant watercolor.

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Tidy Tips at the SBBG Spring Native Plant Sale

Spring Native Plant Sale

April 1, 2017 - April 30, 2017

Don't miss the great selection of native plants and water wise color.

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Image of Dudleya pulverulenta taken by Betsy Collins

Introduction to California Plant Families

April 7, 2017 - May 12, 2017

SOLD OUT: Mary Carroll leads this overview of common California plant families

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Artwork by Jane Gottlieb, Easy Living

Jane Gottlieb's Fantasy Gardens

April 14, 2017 - July 4, 2017

The Garden's Gallery will host Jane Gottlieb’s marvelous garden photographs - magical images from around the world that transcend the norms of both reality and color.

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Image of Coreopsis, Cuyler Harbor from Cabrillo Monument on San Miguel Island taken by Steve Junak

San Miguel Island Day Trip 2

April 26, 2017

SOLD OUT! Fly to San Miguel Island with Steve Junak

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Image of Artemisia pygmaea by Linda Ann Vorobik

Sketch Your Way to Better Botany

April 29, 2017 - April 30, 2017

Hone your skills at sketching plants in pencil or pen for field notes or journals, while at the same time, increasing your botanical vocabulary.

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California Phenology Project Workshop

April 29, 2017

SOLD OUT: Get involved and help scientists track the changes in timing of seasonal life cycles due to climate change

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Image of Castilleja affinis at Little Harbor taken by E.R. Blakley

Postponed: Santa Catalina Island Trip

May 1, 2017 - May 4, 2017

Most of Catalina’s visitors only see the Avalon area and are unaware of the island’s vast interior and coastline. This unique trip will focus on the wild areas of the island.

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Volunteer Orientation (May)

May 1, 2017

Celebrate California native plants with us!

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Image of Bee on blue eyed grass taken by Frederique Lavoipierre

Citizen Science Club (May)

May 2, 2017

Would you like to learn more about citizen science at the Garden?

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