Botany in Your Backyard

Date: Sunday, March 24, 2019

- Sunday, May 5, 2019

Time: 9:00AM - 12:00PM

Instructor: Natalie Love

Location: Offsite

Member: Botany Hike Series @ $45.00
Nonmember: Botany Hike Series @ $75.00

This spring, hike with UCSB PhD student Natalie Love and discover how to identify some of the common plants that make up Santa Barbara's landscape. Plant communities covered include riparian, chaparral, coastal sage scrub, and sand dune.


Image of Natalie Rossington and Caulanthus inflatus taken by Kristen NelsonNatalie Love is a PhD student at UC Santa Barbara and studies the evolution of California's native plants. She is currently working to understand how California's jewelflowers (plants in the genus Streptanthus), will evolve in response to future climate change. She loves teaching and has experience teaching at many levels from junior high to college. As a Santa Barbara native, she enjoys botanizing in the mountains on weekends and geeking out in the Botanic Garden during all times of the year.

Travel/Day Trips
Botany/Natural History

Botany in Your Backyard

This spring, join Natalie for a look at the plants of three common hiking areas.

Register for all 3 classes to receive a discount
-or- register for each class individually, see dates & class details below:

March 24: Romero Canyon 

April 14: Coil Oil Point 

May 5: Fremont Trail 

- registration required for all events -