Tag Archives: #nativeplants

Tour the High Plains Environmental Center and the Chapungu Sculpture Park Native Gardens

High Plains Environmental Center Entry Gardens Tour the High Plains Environmental Center and the Chapungu Sculpture Park Native Gardens with Jim Tolstrup, HPEC Executive Director and Sabrina Kershman, Horticulture Manager   When: Saturday, September 4, 2021, 9am-3pm (includes a 1 hour break for … Continue reading

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Wild Seed Collection and Cleaning

Chasing the Glory of Colorado Native Plants: Wild Seed Collection and Cleaning a talk by Penn Parmenter Where: This is a virtual Zoom event. Please make sure to download the Zoom application (https://zoom.us/download) and make sure it includes the latest Zoom … Continue reading

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Virtual Member Mixer

Register: This event is open to Wild Ones Front Range Chapter members. Registration is required. You will receive a confirmation email containing a link to join the meeting prior to the event. Beat the summer heat and connect with fellow Wild Ones members … Continue reading

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Tour Wild Ones member Louis Plachowski’s Garden

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

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Mordecai Children’s Garden Tour: June 10, 2021

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

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Mordecai Children’s Garden Tour: June 8, 2021

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

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Deer Creek Canyon Wildflower Walk

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

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Pollinator Plant Swap: Denver

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

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Thornton Fest

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.

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The Advantages of Passive Rainwater Harvesting Earthworks

Would you like a healthier landscape while lowering water bills, reducing erosion, and mitigating flooding concerns? Eva Montane will discuss a variety of techniques to make use of this underutilized resource, naturally delivered to all of us free of charge … Continue reading

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