Virtual Garden Tour, May 10, 2020

Sunday, May 10, 2020, 10 AM - 1 PM

The Garden Tour Was a Success!

Mother Earth's rich biodiversity was celebrated in the San Francisco area through the creativity native plant enthusiasts brought to their backyards and public spaces.

Many tuned in to our live broadcast that showcased beautiful natural heritage being restored and recreated by inspired nature lovers and community scientists in our very special part of the world.

If you missed our live show or would like to relive the experience, we now have video posted of our fabulous panelists in order of appearance:

Amber Hasselbring, Nature in the City on Backyard Biodiversity - time = 49:15

Matt RitterIconic Flora of California - time = 33:22

Mike and Terri BelcherPupae Power - time = 21:48

Matt and JoAnn Zlatunich - SF Natural Heritage Garden - time = 21:01

Bob Hall - Adding the West into the Western Addition - time = 16:32

Millie Calzado = Sutro Stewards Nursery, a source of inspiration for Mt. Sutro - time = 11:08

Scan down to see garden tour photos

Those who tuned in saw:

  • Backyard Nursery for Biodiversity by Amber Hasselbring, Executive Director of Nature in the City
  • Author and professor of botany Matt Ritter shared stories and insights from his latest book: California Plants: A Guide to Our Iconic Flora
  • Mike Belcher with Pupae Power: How to Raise Pipevine Swallowtails in Your Home Garden
  • "How they done it" series with real live gardeners (not actors)

If you have interest in being involved in a future CNPS Yerba Buena garden tour, please email our team

“People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have the things about us” Iris Murdoch



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