• NATIVE AMERICAN USES FOR CALIFORNIA PLANTS
This family-friendly guided tour explores the UC Davis Arboretum’s Native American Contemplative Garden with an eye out for California plants. Learn how the first Californians made the most of native flora.
• PATRIOTISM AND SACRAMENTO’S VETERANS
In honor of area veterans, this special Veterans Day weekend tour of the cemetery and its gardens focuses on Sacramento’s patriots, dating back to the War of 1812.
• WALK WITH WARREN: EXPLORING OAKS
Let Warren Roberts, arboretum superintendent emeritus, be your guide as you explore oaks from around the world in the arboretum’s west end gardens.
• BERRIES IN THE FOOTHILLS
El Dorado County master gardeners share their tips on how to grow strawberries, raspberries, blueberries and more in foothill gardens.