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Plant-a-Palooza for Master Gardeners

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Attend this event and enjoy a relaxed experience shopping from the tens of thousands of attractive, low-water plants perfect for our region at the one-acre UC Davis Arboretum Teaching Nursery.

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Arboretum Teaching Nursery

Calling all UC Master Gardeners! Do you like touring gardens and shopping for plants?

Join the fun at our fall Plant-a-Palloozas at the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden featuring: 

  • Self-guided walking tours of hummingbird, pollinator, and low-water demonstration gardens
  • Expert Arboretum volunteers who are also Master Gardeners will be stationed at the gardens to answer questions
  • Private plant shopping exclusively for Master Gardeners in the one-acre Arboretum Teaching Nursery
  • Tens of thousands of attractive, low-water, easy-care plants perfect for our region available for sale

Call your Master Gardener friends and make a day of it. Scrubs Café, a public cafe next to the nursery, features a full coffee bar and a delicious lunch menu. Family members of UC Master Gardeners welcome.

Friends of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden receive a discount on their plant purchases. New members get a free plant coupon (up to a $10 value). Not a member? Join online. LEARN MORE