Become a Member of the Friends of the Botanic Garden

Benefits of Membership


When you become a Member of the Friends, you will share in supporting the Garden and its programs. In addition, you will enjoy the many benefits of Membership, including:


  • A subscription to the Friends quarterly newsletter, Manzanita, featuring articles about the Regional Parks Botanic Garden and California native plants
  • Invitations to special events offered exclusively for Friends Members
  • Reduced fees on classes, field trips and workshops offered by the Friends
  • Discounts at selected nurseries offering California native plants
  • Membership in the American Horticultural Society Reciprocal Admissions Program, which enables our Members to enjoy Member benefits at participating gardens around the country


Friends Membership Categories:  


General Membership  
  • Individual
  • Family/Dual
  • Student, Limited Income
Special Garden Friend Membership  
  • California Poppy
  • Buckwheat
  • Ceanothus
  • Manzanita
("The Four Seasons" subscription included with Special Garden Friend Memberships)  


Gift Memberships

A gift Membership is a unique way to support the Regional Parks Botanic Garden and give a meaningful gift to a native plant lover or introduce a friend or family member to this special place. Gift Memberships are available in all categories.


Join us today, click HERE to download a printable Membership form or JOIN NOW online!


For more information about becoming a Member, contact the Friends at (510) 544-2220 or