Featured Events

21Aug
2019

Collections Walk: The Plants of the Meadow

Wednesday, August 21From $8.00 15 Qty Available
This walk will feature the collection found within our meadow...
07Sep
2019

How to Fight Plants with Plants – Chemical-Free Methods for Removing Invasives Workshop with Nancy Lawson

Saturday, September 7From $35.00 28 Qty Available
If you are interested in starting a native plant garden...
14Sep
2019

Fall Native Plant Sale

Saturday, September 14Free Unlimited tickets
NATIVE PLANT NURSERY FALL PLANT SALE HOURS Members and Non-Members...

Featured Events

21Aug
2019

Collections Walk: The Plants of the Meadow

Wednesday, August 21 - 9:00 amFrom $8.00 15 Qty Available
This walk will feature the collection found within our meadow and will discuss plans for the Aquetong Meadow Expansion project. About Collections Walks: The Preserve is home to more than 700 species of native plants. Join us for informative walks as we take a look at rare, unusual and/or unique favorites of our curator, Collections Committee and naturalists.
07Sep
2019

How to Fight Plants with Plants – Chemical-Free Methods for Removing Invasives Workshop with Nancy Lawson

Saturday, September 7 - 10:00 amFrom $35.00 28 Qty Available
If you are interested in starting a native plant garden for the good of the animals and the environment, join Nancy Lawson for this informative program on chemical-free methods for removing invasive plant species by using other plants. Learn how to go native without the use of chemicals—and without overwhelming yourself—through innovative, humane and sustainable planting and cultivation strategies. Nancy Lawson is the author of The Humane Gardener: Nurturing a Backyard Habitat for Wildlife. A columnist for All Animals magazine, Lawson founded Humane Gardener, an outreach initiative dedicated to cultivating compassion for all creatures, great and small, through animal-friendly landscaping methods. After an early career in newspaper journalism, she led the creative teams behind the award-winning print and digital magazines of The Humane Society of the United States.
14Sep
2019

Fall Native Plant Sale

Saturday, September 14 - 11:00 amFree Unlimited tickets
NATIVE PLANT NURSERY FALL PLANT SALE HOURS Members and Non-Members Welcome Saturday, Sept. 14, 11 am – 5 pm Sunday, Sept. 15, 9 am – 5 pm Members get 20% off all stock Non-members get 10% off all stock  
14Sep
2019

Knowing Native Plants: The Amazing Aster Family Part 1, Classic Asters and Their Colorful Companions

Saturday, September 14 - 1:00 pmFrom $15.00 16 Qty Available
Join Naturalist Mary Anne Borge to find out what makes aster family members different from all other plants, and learn their importance to both wildlife and people. During the outside portion of the class, we'll look for these plants, and signs of the relationships they have with the insects, birds and other animals that depend on them. Presentation/discussion will be followed by outdoor tour. Mary Anne Borge is a naturalist, photographer, writer, and educator. She is a certified Pennsylvania Master Naturalist, a contributor to Butterfly Gardener magazine, and a volunteer at the Preserve for more than 10 years. She shares her fascination with nature through her writing and photography on her blog, www.the-natural-web.org. Advance registration suggested. Professional CEUs are available.

Featured Events

21Aug
2019

Collections Walk: The Plants of the Meadow

Wednesday, August 21From $8.00 15 Qty Available
This walk will feature the collection found within our meadow...
07Sep
2019

How to Fight Plants with Plants – Chemical-Free Methods for Removing Invasives Workshop with Nancy Lawson

Saturday, September 7From $35.00 28 Qty Available
If you are interested in starting a native plant garden...
14Sep
2019

Fall Native Plant Sale

Saturday, September 14Free Unlimited tickets
NATIVE PLANT NURSERY FALL PLANT SALE HOURS Members and Non-Members...