Welcome to The Maybeck Cottage, Botanical Garden and Classroom
Winter pruning, bright yellow and hot orange blooming Mahonia Japnica and Kniphofia: Our Climbing California Grapevine finally cut back from within the majestic Buckeye, allowing visitors to see our treehouse!
Plant Happenings: Miniature cylamen, tiny white blooming camelia, intensely pigmented succulents are turning dark pink, reacting to the colder temperatures.
The western most Xanthorea has grown 6 crowns, fueling anticipation for multiple bloom sticks in the coming season.
Schedule a class or speaking engagement in the Garden Classroom ....
Previous events: Sustainable Conservation and
the Math Science Research Institute - MSRI. Berkeley High School, Stanford University, The College Preparatory School and Piedmont Choirs.
UC Botanical Garden Staff and Docents' tour scheduled quarterly - get in touch for the next visit!
Garden Classroom and Conference Center
The secure 720 sf classroom with 12-foot open beam ceiling.
Dedicated WC, farmhouse sink & outdoor workbench.
Adjacent gardens with Bay and City views.
Wireless internet, sound system;
sectioned display wall and barn door, 4 x 8 chalk board.
Hourly bells from UC campanile
10 minute walk to UC Berkeley
Lecture seating for 40-60. Classroom for 24.
Inquire for non profit or corporate rates/discounts
"This is a breathtaking setting, not stuffy, very accommodating....
each detail laid out to your specification"
Events & Group Visits. Please contact Kathy at firstname.lastname@example.org Bus parking available nearby.
View National Landmark and well known Maybeck Church on Dwight in Berkeley
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