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Regional Parks Botanic Garden, Tilden Regional Park
Wildcat Canyon Road at South Park Drive, Berkeley, CA, 94708, United States

Upcoming Events At This Venue

November 25, 2014

- Be on the forefront of recognizing, identifying, and understanding California’s vast and diverse native flora. 
– Get in-depth experience with native plants, building a framework for identifying our flora.
– Be a keen observer of flowers, shrubs, and trees.
– Embrace the similarities and differences of important plant families.
– Learn how to recognize plants through the season.

This master class will prepare you for field work and provide you with a deep understanding of California’s amazing native plants. During the program, you will learn the key features of 65 major genera and species in those families, and practice the art and science of identification through the keying process. Classes held in various bio-regions of Northern California.

Offered by the East Bay Regional Parks / Friends of the Regional Parks Botanic Garden

Start: November 25, 2014 9:00 am
End: November 22, 2015 11:00 am
Cost: $2,400 for non-members, $2,200 for Friends of the Regional Parks Botanic Garden members

May 9, 2015

Learn the basics of how to create a habitat garden for pollinators: hummingbirds, butterflies, bees, and other beneficial insects. The focus is California natives and other drought-tolerant Mediterranean plants for seasonal food and nectar. Following an indoor presentation, we’ll take a walk in the garden to look at a variety of top habitat plants for pollinators, what they attract, and how to grow them.

Date: May 9, 2015 10:00 am
Cost: $35 members, $40 non-members