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Pruning Natives Demystified

September 8, 2018

Take some of the mystery out of pruning and maintaining your natives with this informative workshop led by Garden Horticulturist Bruce Reed. 

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Teahouse and Garden (September)

September 8, 2018

Visitors and members are welcome to experience our ShinKanAn Teahouse and Garden.

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CNPS Channel Islands Meeting (September)

September 18, 2018

This month: Impacts of Crystaline Iceplant (Mesembryanthemum crystallinum) on the plant and arthropod diversity of San Nicolas Island

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Morning Bird Walk (September)

September 19, 2018

Join Rebecca Coulter in watching the diverse and beautiful bird species at the Garden!

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Designing with Water Wise Natives

September 22, 2018

Learn the steps professional designers use to assure that the finished garden is beautiful, useful and sustainable.

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Teahouse and Garden (October)

October 13, 2018

Visitors and members are welcome to experience our ShinKanAn Teahouse and Garden.

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Free Senior Day (October)

October 17, 2018

Welch-Ryce-Haider wants you to be our special guests to enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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Identify Plants Using the Jepson Manual

October 19, 2018 - November 16, 2018

Join botanist Mary Carroll for this hands-on introduction to the mysteries of the Jepson Manual and the basic terminology used in plant identification.

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Morning Bird Walk (October)

October 24, 2018

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

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Day Trip to Willows Anchorage

October 27, 2018

SOLD OUT: The Garden invites you to join us on a special day trip to Willows Anchorage on the south side of Santa Cruz Island.

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