Arboretum & Botanic Garden Ray Collett Rare and Extraordinary Plants Lecture Series

Description: 

""California Plants: A Guide to Our Iconic Flora", Matt Ritter, Ph.D, discusses his new book.
Saturday, May 19, 7:00pm. Horticulture II Building.

Dr. Matt Ritter is a botany professor in the Biological Sciences Department at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, California, where he studies California’s native plants and cultivated trees.He’s the author of several books, including the funniest and best-selling guide to California’s urban forest: A Californian’s Guide to the Trees Among Us. California Plants is the definitive field guide for exploring California's spectacular flora. It features over 300 pages with more than 500 species described or photographed, more than 1,000 full color photographs,150 species range maps, detailed descriptions, and fascinating natural history.

Free event. Free parking. Donations welcome.
Directions to the Arboretum.

For more information please call the Arboretum at 831-502-2998

Location: 
Arboretum
Admission: 
Free
Invited Audience: 
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Event dates: 
05/19/2018 - 7:00pm