Welcome to The Maybeck Cottage, Botanical Garden and Classroom
Time for our June prune, Podaphyllum reign in the Entry Allee, with our newest Mayapple addition: 'Spotty Dotty'. Peonies have given way to roses and unusual calceolariae, giant Heliotrope and our 15 foot Unusual Begonia:
Plant Happenings: winter vegetable crops have bolted making way for blueberries and tomatoes, the Buckeye flowers are raining down along with those of the pea tree. Passiflora Membranacea collides with the Marmalade bush for some eye popping color along the high walk.
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.
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 email@example.com
View National Landmark and well known Maybeck Church on Dwight in Berkeley
About to pop Passiflora
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