Raptors Part Three: Owls

Raptors Part Three: Owls

Thursday, Feb. 25
6 to 8 pm
Owls have captivated the imagination of mankind for centuries, symbolizing everything from death and evil to wisdom and protection. Join Jeff Babson’s he explores the biology, classification and conservation of these nocturnal animals.
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Plant Chat with Dr. Bessey

Plant Chat with Dr. Bessey

Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to noon
Looking for answers to your plant questions? Retired University of Arizona plant sciences professor, Dr. Paul Bessey, can help diagnose your plant problems such as pests, disease and nutrient deficiencies.
DIY Desert Design

DIY Desert Design

Saturdays, starting Mar. 12
9 a.m. to noon
This 6-class course,
taught by the Garden’s
knowledgeable Docents,
will provide you with the
information and inspiration
you need to plan a personal,
beautiful and successful
garden in our unique desert
environment.
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Visit Us!

Located on the site of the historic Porter property, Reader’s Digest named Tucson Botanical Gardens as the BEST Secret Garden in America. Among mature trees and expertly cultivated foliage, specialty gardens such as the Cactus & Succulent Garden, Barrio Garden and Herb Garden highlight the diversity of native plants while offering a lush oasis in the heart of Tucson. Tropical butterflies from around the world are featured in the Cox Butterfly & Orchid Pavilion Oct.–May. Experience year-round tours, community events, classes, and art exhibits, as well as the creative, seasonal menu of Café Botanica. Now celebrating 40 years of living beauty, The Tucson Botanical Gardens is a unique gem not to be missed.

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