The most interesting things about plants is . . . what we still don’t understand about them. Learn about cutting edge research into the secret life of plants with Tony McCammon, University of Idaho extension educator and area horticulturist. Tony will examine the field of neurobotany, including early studies of Darwin, groovy botanists of the 1960s […]
Join avid astronomer and retired Idaho State University professor Tim Frazier for an evening of early spring star gazing with “a few” of his favorite telescopes. Tim will provide a basic orientation to the night sky, highlight “Oh Wow!” deep sky objects and get up close and personal with moons of Jupiter (above) and Earth’s beautiful waxing moon. Kristin Fletcher, Sawtooth […]
Loam. Sand. Clay. What’s best? What’s worst? Can your’s be better? Dig deep into the mysteries of soil with Lauren Hunter, University of Idaho-Blaine County Extension Educator. Learn how to test your soil and what amendments to add to grow the best garden possible. Her educational programs focus on sustainable and organic farming, with a focus on sustainable soil […]
The Sawtooth Botanical Garden is a community resource showcasing native and cultivated plants that flourish at high altitude. The Garden connects people to the region's unique beauty and fosters environmental stewardship through education, events, displays and plant collections.