Event Calendar

10:00 am
Curious about the best California native plants for home gardens? BUY TICKETS HERE for an exclusive demonstration and talk with our resident plant expert and Nursery Manager, Taylor Lewis. He will share his knowledge about using California natives as part of your home garden, discuss their benefits in the landscape and spotlight some of his favorites that are available for sale[...]
Arboretum Teaching Nursery
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
Don’t miss the spectacular late winter display of yellow blossoms in the Eric E. Conn Acacia Grove! Join us for a guided tour featuring over 50 different acacias from around the world. The event is free; parking is free on weekends in Putah Creek Lodge Visitor Parking Lot off Garrod Drive. Click here for a map of the location. For[...]
Putah Creek Lodge
2:00 pm
Take a guided tour to explore succulents, perennials and more in the Ruth Risdon Storer Garden, one of our popular low-water demonstration gardens. Parking on weekends is available at no charge along Garrod Drive near the Gazebo or in nearby Visitor Parking Lot 55. For more information, please call (530) 752-4880 or visit http://arboretum.ucdavis.edu/calendar.aspx.
Arboretum Gazebo, UC Davis campus
12:00 pm
Join Warren Roberts, the Superintendent Emeritus of the Arboretum and famous storyteller and punster, for an always engaging noontime exploration of winter in the UC Davis Arboretum’s gardens and collections. These events are free. Parking on Wednesday, March 14 can be found in Visitor Parking Lot 47 with the purchase of a $9 daily pass. For more information and directions, please[...]
Arboretum Gazebo