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Native Edible Landscapes

October 19, 2019

Join Landscape Designer Natasha Elliott to enrich both your diet and your yard with native edible plants including Elderberry, White sage, Wild strawberry, and California bay.

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Dudleya: Conservation Through Cultivation

October 19, 2019

2019 Dara Emery Memorial Lecture: A diverse group of panelists will each share their unique perspective on the complicated question of where conservation ends and horticulture begins for the beloved Dudleya.

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Picking Plants with Patrick: Slopes & Erosion Control

October 20, 2019

Don’t let your yard go downhill! Garden Nursery Manager Patrick Wiley will help you choose plants to stop erosion, recharge the water table, and frame your beautiful views.

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Vinyasa Flow Yoga in the Garden (October)

October 23, 2019

Aliza Lederman’s Vinyasa Flow class is an empowering, energetic flow that builds strength and balance inside and out.

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Picking Plants with Patrick: Gardening in Small Spaces

October 26, 2019

You don’t need a large landscape to enjoy native plants and create habitat for native insects and animals. Garden Nursery Manager Patrick Wiley will discuss how to grow California natives in small spaces.

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One-on-One Garden Consultation with Patrick Wiley

October 26, 2019

Reserve a private Garden consultation with Garden Nursery Manager Patrick Wiley during the Garden's Fall Plant Sale.

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Pruning Natives De-Mystified

November 9, 2019

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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Grow Your Own: Seeds to Soil

November 15, 2019

The basics of native plant propagation taught by the Garden’s Plant Propagation Manager, Heather Wehnau-Federlein.

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Morning Bird Walk (November)

November 20, 2019

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

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Free Seniors Day (December)

December 18, 2019

Welch-Ryce-Haider invites Seniors to be our special guests and enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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