• SACRAMENTO CHRYSANTHEMUM SOCIETY CUTTING SALE
Find a huge selection of unusual and colorful mums, including exhibition, quill and spider mums. Experts will answer questions and offer tips for cultivation. Bring your own box to carry home plants.
• BUGTOPIA 3.0: DISCOVER EVERYDAY INSECTS
At this family event, learn about the hidden insect wonders of the arboretum as well as bug names, trapping methods and ecology.
• DEADHEADING AT DUSK
Learn about the cemetery’s famous old garden roses while removing spent blooms. Bring gloves and pruners.
• SACRAMENTO FUCHSIA SHOW AND SALE
Hosted by the Sacramento branch of the American Fuchsia Society, this annual event is always one of the summer’s prettiest flower shows. See scores of gorgeous fuchsias in full bloom – and take some home, too. Learn about fuchsia care.
• BONSAI WORKSHOP
Learn bonsai basics at this free workshop. Call ahead to reserve a seat.