Are you interested in becoming a member of our growing Garden Guide program? Gamble Garden horticultural staff invites you to attend an orientation session on Tuesday September 10 from 10:00am – 12:30pm. This informative session will give you a taste of our inquiry-based approach to Gamble’s historical “garden rooms” and to our specialty gardens such as the camellia, native plant, pollinator, and rain gardens. We’ll spend time in the classroom, out in the garden, and will break for a light …

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Spring Tour 2019 would not have been possible without the generous financial support of businesses and individuals. Many thanks for your support! Business Underwriters Oak ($10,000) Cedar ($1,000) Magnolia ($500) The Dreyfus Group, Golden Gate Creative Planning Avidbank Sotheby’s International Realty Pete Moffat Construction Curtis Edward Dennison Landscape Redwood ($2,500) Sereno Group Curtis Horticulture, Inc. Compass      Leannah Hunt Girvin Peters Landscape     Nicole Aron       Laurel Hunt Robinson Northwall Builders Inc     Carol Carnevale  Stanford …

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Enjoy Floral Arranging Classes at Gamble Garden. We have a selection of demos and hands-on classes, open to the public. FREE Native Plants and Wildflowers for the Vase: A Floral Arranging Demonstration Saturday, April 13, 2019, 11:00am – 12:00pm Enter the natural world of floral arranging with native stems, leaves, seeds, fruits and flowers! Expand your understanding through this unique hour-long demonstration, as our very own Gamble experts work their floral magic with flowers and cuttings from California native plants. …

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This article was published in Gamble Garden’s Member Newsletter in the spring of 2013. Originally titled “Introducing Gamble’s New Garden of Old Roses“, the article was written by Betsy Fryberger on the occasion of the reopening of Gamble’s Rose Garden. The Rose Garden began a multi-year, multi-fund, multi-expert renovation, from late 2010 to early 2013. Welcome to the new garden of old roses, which was planted in the spring of 2011. Although still young, the roses are growing rapidly, climbers …

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Is your Girl Scout or Boy Scout troop interested in earning a Bug Badge, Animal Habitat, or Gardener Badge? Let Gamble Garden help! We can design a program incorporating educational lectures, interactive discussions, and hands-on activities that fulfill the requirements for one or more of the following badges: • Bug Badge • Animal Habitat Badge • Gardener Badge This month, Four Palo Alto Girl Scout Troops earned their Bug Badge and Animal Habitat Badge at Gamble’s Monarch Butterfly class. Nature Conservationist …

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Please join us for an exhibit and sale of photographs showing the life and beauty of the flowers growing in the historic Gamble Garden. 50% of all profits from the sale will go to support Gamble Garden.

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Come to Gamble Garden’s Holiday Pop-Up Shop on  Tuesday December 4th and Wednesday December 5th, 2018.  Browse gift items from local artisans from San Francisco and the surrounding areas.

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Tips on growing your own native pollinator habitat, by landscape architect and Primrose Way Pollinator Garden founder Juanita Salisbury.

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Gardens are more than pretty flowers, shady benches and gurgling fountains. They are living, breathing eco-systems that not only nurture us, they provide habitat to a wide variety of interconnected wildlife. We encourage wildlife to make Gamble Garden their home in Palo Alto; beneficial insects and bug-eating birds help us to control plant pest populations, and bees, butterflies, flower flies, and hummingbirds all help with the important job of pollination. So we’ve decided to make a garden specifically for our …

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