Nature Rx

staff uc davis participating in nature rx program at arboretum

Connect with the healing power of nature at home or by exploring our campus green spaces.

In partnership with the Arboretum and Public Garden, the Nature Rx series provides you with hands-on activities or educational seminars to incorporate nature into your daily life.

Previous In-person Workshops include:

  • Building terrariums
  • Potting mini-succulent gardens
  • Creating art in nature
  • Tours of the Botanical Conservatory, Ecological Garden at the Student Farm, and the Arboretum Teaching Nursery

Fall 2020 Virtual Workshops include: 

  • Gardening at home
  • Watercolors in nature
  • Top 10 easy houseplants to grow
  • Easy plant propagation
  • Nature photography
  • Japanese flower arrangement

View all of the recorded sessions from Fall 2020 on the Arboretum and Public Garden's YouTube Nature Rx playlist

Join us for a new Spring 2021 workshops. Download the flyer (PDF) and share with colleagues and peers!