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Where to spot stellar wildflowers along the Central Coast

March 15, 2019

Birds are chirping, creeks are flowing and wildflower buds are beginning to pop up and down the Central Coast.

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Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Researchers Anticipate Colorful Super Bloom

March 14, 2019

A particularly wet winter has set off a brilliant super bloom of orange poppies across parts of Southern California, and brings a promising possibility of another superbloom this spring.

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Wildflowers in bloom at Santa Barbara Botanic Garden

March 14, 2019

Wildflowers are attracting more than bees at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden. People are flocking to see California Poppies and Purple Sage and other wildflowers.

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Rainy season likely to produce rare super blooms across California

March 13, 2019

A particularly wet weather is expected to produce super blooms across the state of California, including many rare plant species.

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Santa Barbara News Press

Seeds of good health - Herbalist to show how to make winter wellness

January 29, 2019

You can use common backyard plants to treat everything from a cold to an ear ache.

Clinical herbalist Emily Sanders will show how during the Winter Wellness Medicine Making Workshop from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday in the Arroyo Room at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, 1212 Mission Canyon Road.

Under Ms. Sanders' guidance, students will make a sage salve chest rub, a garlic mullein ear ache oil, a sinus steam and a yarrow tea you pour in a bath to treat the cold or flu.

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