Visitors stroll the path leading into the Native American Contemplative Garden in the UC Davis Arboretum. The garden, dedicated in 2009, honors the land's original inhabitants and features more than 34 varieties of plants used by the Patwin people for food, medicine, basketry and more. A docent-led tour Saturday will highlight some of these plants and their traditional uses. UC Davis/Courtesy photo


Tour Native American Garden at Arboretum

By From page A3 | February 06, 2013

Local residents are invited to take a guided tour of the UC Davis Arboretum Native American Contemplative Garden to learn about traditional uses of native plants at 2 p.m. Saturday. The group will meet at the Alumni & Visitors Center on campus.

The tour is free, and parking is free on the weekends and available in the south entry parking lot near the Mondavi Center for Performing Arts.

For more information, call 530-752-4880 or visit arboretum75th.ucdavis.edu.

Enterprise staff

Special Publications »

Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service (updated 4/30/2015) and Privacy Policy (updated 4/7/2015).
Copyright (c) 2015 McNaughton Newspapers, Inc., a family-owned local media company that proudly publishes the Daily Republic, Mountain Democrat, Davis Enterprise, Village Life and other community-driven publications.