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"Just inside the Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park sits this tiny trove of inspiration for lovers of the natural world. There are references for botanists and gardeners, field guides and children's books tucked in a corner. If you're a lover of books and plants, it's a candy store."
Garden Caps and Hoodies
The San Francisco summer is here and it is time to sport your Garden attire — cool caps for those warm clear mornings and cozy hoodies for those foggy afternoons.
With their book Gardening with Foliage First, Karen Chapman and Christina Salwitz have provided us all a with fantastic resource on how best to "pair the beauty of leaves with flowers, bark, berries, and more" to provide year-round interest.
Indispensable New Mushroom Reference
It's been a banner year for mushrooms in our region and "Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast: A Comprehensive Guide to the Fungi of Coastal Northern California" by Noah Siegel and Christian Schwarz is a must-have, accessible, beautiful resource for beginner and veteran mushroom hunters alike. All proceeds benefit the Garden.
The Plant Lover’s Guide to Magnolias
Magnolias are the most magnificent flowering woody plants for temperate gardens and landscapes. Presented here are expert Andrew Bunting’s 146 top choices, from large shrubs to towering trees, along with essential information about how to care for them.
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate
Mr. Peter Wohlleben has delighted readers in his New York Times bestseller with the fascinating fact that trees in the forest are social beings. This book will undoubtedly intrigue those who love a walk through the woods.
New San Francisco Botanical Garden Cap
Check out the new simple, yet elegant Garden cap in the Bookstore. Adjustable.
Grow Giants Sweatshirt
Show your support for the San Francisco Giants and the Garden. The hoodie has been a big "hit" with nature-loving baseball fans. All proceeds benefit the garden. Made of 50% cotton / 50% polyester and are available in S/M/L/XL.
Grow Warriors Hoodie
Show your support for the World Champs and the Garden with this fun hoodie inspired by Dub Nation and the beautiful Berkheya purpurea "Zulu Warrior" from the Garden's South Africa collection. All proceeds benefit the garden. Made of 50% cotton/50% polyester, these popular hoodies come in S/M/L/XL.
Posters: 17" x 22"