Historic Uses of Colorado Native Plants

Zoom

“Before drugstores and super markets people had to find food, medicine, and everything they needed, in nature.” Jim Tolstrup, Executive Director of the High Plains Environmental Center. Jim will share some of the historical uses of our Colorado native plants, … Continue reading

Free

Propagating Colorado Native Plants from Seeds

Zoom

Propagating Colorado Native Plants from Seeds presented by Jan Midgley Want to introduce more natives to your garden? Frustrated at the difficulty of sourcing a variety? Jan Midgley, professional propagator and author, teaches us how to grow our own. Jan … Continue reading

Free – $10

Planting for the Planet

Zoom

Planting for the Planet a talk by Carol English In this beginners' presentation Carol English, a field botanist, naturalist and native plant enthusiast, will share how to establish a native plant garden to attract and support wildlife. This is a virtual … Continue reading

Free – $10

Thornton Fest

Margaret W. Carpenter Recreation Center Xeriscape Demonstration Garden 11151 Colorado Blvd, Thornton, CO

Wild Ones Front Range Chapter volunteers will be sharing our mission with the community of Thornton! We will be tabling alongside other mission-aligned organizations: Bee Thornton, the Monarch Larva Monitoring Project, People and Pollinators Action Network.

Pollinator Plant Swap: Denver

EarthLinks 2746 W 13th Ave, Denver, CO 80204, Denver, CO

Pollinator Plant Swaps are community-investment, pay-it-forward events; they are free and open to the public. These events make pollinator-friendly plants available to people who might not otherwise have access to them. We will be spotlighting native plants because of their critical … Continue reading

Deer Creek Canyon Wildflower Walk

Deer Creek Canyon Park 13388 Grizzly Drive, Littleton, CO

Get outdoors on this guided wildflower walk as we explore the foothills ecosystem and enjoy seeing the native plants in their natural setting.  Wild Ones member and Colorado Native Plant Master Jen Toews will assist us in the identification and … Continue reading

Mordecai Children’s Garden Tour: June 8, 2021

Denver Botanic Gardens Mordecai Children's Garden 1007 York StreetDenver,

Denver Botanic Garden's Mordecai Children's garden is not just for kids. This gem contains one of Denver's largest green roofs with amazingly diverse plant life representing six ecosystems from grasslands to alpine. DBG's Horticulturist, Michael Guidi, will guide participants through … Continue reading

Mordecai Children’s Garden Tour: June 10, 2021

Denver Botanic Gardens Mordecai Children's Garden 1007 York StreetDenver,

Denver Botanic Garden's Mordecai Children's garden is not just for kids. This gem contains one of Denver's largest green roofs with amazingly diverse plant life representing six ecosystems from grasslands to alpine. DBG's Horticulturist, Michael Guidi, will guide participants through … Continue reading

Tour Wild Ones member Louis Plachowski’s Garden

Louis Plachowski's Private Garden Denver,

Join us for our first residential garden tour of 2021!  Wild Ones Front Range Chapter member, Louis Plachowski is generously opening up his garden for a private tour. Louis’ garden includes both a south-facing sloped bed and a parking strip … Continue reading