Don’t Be Tempted by Invasive Plants

Some plants look appealing, but beware—they are more trouble than they’re worth, explains Garden Manager Steven Schwager. Berkeley Sedge, Italian Arum, Four O’Clocks, Three-cornered Leeks and Forget-Me-Nots. All are attractive plants that might seem like a good addition to your greenery, but don’t be led astray when you’re shopping for your garden. These are plants…

When a Pandemic Preempts Your Wedding

Events Manager Stacey Kamp shares the challenges of keeping weddings on track in this season of uncertainty.   With its acres of gardens and photo album-worthy features, it’s no surprise that Marin Art & Garden Center has won many awards as a premier wedding venue. This March, we were still booking 2020 dates with 50…

Zoom in from Marin Art & Garden Center

Tired of seeing your own walls in the background of virtual meetings? Then meet at MAGC instead! Working from home means virtual meetings for many of us. At first we could all enjoy sneaking a peek into our co-workers’ domestic scenes, but by now you may be ready for a change. We offer these beautiful…

National Public Gardens Week 2020

It has become an annual tradition from the Friday before to the Sunday after Mother’s Day, for many of the nation’s public gardens to offer special events and activities for schools, families and thousands of visitors to explore and discover their local public garden, while learning about each garden’s commitment to education, research and environmental…