Director's Report- Dr. Jodie Holt
A new year signals a new beginning and brings optimism for good things to come. While we remain under COVID-19 restrictions, UCR is planning a return to in-person classes in fall and we eagerly anticipate bringing back some on-site events...
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On Safari at UC Riverside
People venturing into the wild hills of the Botanic Gardens or on the south edge of campus might receive friendly warnings to watch out for mountain lions. A persistent rumor holds that the big cats roam the more rugged parts...
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Virtual Presentation- The UCR Botanic Gardens: Nature Oasis in Challenging Times
UCR staff and faculty are invited to attend the online presentation titled, "The UCR Botanic Gardens: Nature Oasis in Challenging Times," presented by Jodie S. Holt, Director, UCR Botanic Gardens. This virtual event is organized by the UCR Emeriti and...
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Spring Online Plant Sale
The Botanic Gardens will offer Gardens-propagated horticultural and native plants, cacti and succulents, patio and house plants, water efficient plants, colorful landscape trees, and numerous pollinator-attracting species at our Spring Online Plant Sale, April 10-11, 2021 (midnight-midnight), with in-person plant...
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Botanic Gardens Virtual Presentation
Join us on January 25, 2021 from 6-7 pm for an overview of the UCR Botanic Gardens from our founding to the present, including our gardens and landscapes, programs and activities, current status, and vision for the future. REGISTER: https://myadv.ucr.edu/forms/botanicgardenspresentation
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Succulent Wreath Workshop
Presented virtually by UCCE Master Gardener Linda Powell, participants learned how to create a living succulent wreath in early December. Registered participants were provided a kit including a 15" sphagnum moss form and a variety of succulents with which to...
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UCR Botanic Gardens Giving Tuesday
About The Conservatory The UC Riverside Botanic Gardens team is developing a new interactive exhibit space designed to engage and educate visitors about the diversity of the Plant Kingdom. Living plants on display will showcase plant evolution from the earliest...
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