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Native Plant Care 101

March 16, 2019

Accompany Garden Grounds Manager Stephanie Ranes on a walking tour of the Garden as she visits and discusses native plants that are easy to grow in the home garden.

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Garden Tour: What is the Desert Worth?

March 16, 2019

Learn about the ethnobotanical history of some of our desert natives and discover how these organisms have been monetized in the past and present.

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DIY Garden Design: Site Planning

March 17, 2019

Learn the basics of site analysis for planning your California native plant landscape.

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CNPS Channel Islands Meeting (March)

March 19, 2019

This month: Speaker to be announced

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Morning Bird Walk (March)

March 20, 2019

Join our experienced naturalist leader Rebecca Coulter watching the diverse and beautiful bird species at the Garden!

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Hike Arroyo Hondo

March 20, 2019

Discover the incredible diversity of California native plants on this special field trip to Arroyo Hondo Preserve.

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Oso Flaco Lake Field Trip

March 22, 2019

Experience the wildflowers of Oso Flaco Lake with botanist Steve Junak.

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Santa Barbara Beer Garden

March 23, 2019

The sixth annual Beer Garden takes place on Saturday, March 23, 2019

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Botany in Your Backyard

March 24, 2019 - May 5, 2019

Discover how to identify some of the common plants that make up Santa Barbara's landscape in this four-part hiking series.

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Botany in Your Backyard: Romero Canyon

March 24, 2019

Learn how to identify a handful of common riparian and chaparral plants found on popular hiking trail, Romero Canyon.

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