Garden Planning with the Experts

Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018

Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Instructor: Patrick Wiley

Location: Garden Grounds & Nursery

Member: Garden Planning @ $5.00
Nonmember: Garden Planning @ $15.00
Volunteer: Garden Planning @ $10.00

Join one of the Garden’s native plant experts on a tour of the Water Wise Home Garden for inspiration and then head to the Garden Growers Nursery for guidance on making the best plant choices for your garden.

Make the most of the Garden's Fall Native Plant Sale

Instructor

Patrick WileyPatrick Wiley was born and raised here in Santa Barbara. He received a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Cal Poly, SLO with an Environmental Horticulture concentration. He brings his 10+ years of high desert and native plant knowledge, his on-going dedication to our local community, and the ability to “chit-chat” to the Garden Growers Retail Nursery full time.

Category: 
Gardening/Horticulture

Fall Plant Sale Highlights

September 28: Fall Native Plant Sale Preview Party 
Kickoff this month-long event with a member's only evening in the Garden's courtyard.

September 30: Opening Day
Open to the public: 9am - 4:30pm

October 6: Garden Planning with the Experts 
Patrick Wiley, Nursery Technician
Get the most out of a visit to our Fall Sale with a tour and guidance on making the best plant choices for your garden.

October 13: Dara Emery Memorial Lecture 
Randy Balwin, Manager and Co-Owner of San Marcos Growers
For nearly 30 years SMG has kept a reliable and diverse selection of antive plants, Randy shares the secret to keeping native happy and healthy.

October 14: Hands-On Drip Irrigation Workshop
Cathie Paré, Environmental Horticulutrist, Irrigation Specialist, and more
Get down and dirty with this hands-on, crash course in home drip irrigation.

October 20: Good Fungi, Happy Roots, Healthy Natives
Robert Kourik, Landscape Designer and Author
Learn about the amazing beneficial fungi that promote the healthiest roots.

October 27: Garden Planning with the Experts 
Patrick Wiley, Nursery Technician
Get the most out of a visit to our Fall Sale with a tour and guidance on making the best plant choices for your garden.

- registration required for all events except Opening Day -

  image of SBBG Spring Plant Sale  image of native iris available at the SBBG Spring Plant Sale  A variety of native Pacific Coast image of iris at the SBBG Spring Plant Sale  image of Matilija poppy, Romneya coulteri, blooming in the SBBG Meadow  Image of Bruce Reed at Members Preview Party taken by Betsy Collins