Meeting Announcement – Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Native Plant Restoration

Beth McMahon, Gillespie County horticulture agent, will give a talk on February 28 on Native Plant Restoration.    She will give this informative talk at the regular monthly meeting of the Native Plant Society of Texas – Fredericksburg Chapter – in the Fellowship Hall of Memorial Presbyterian Church, 601 North Milam Street, Fredericksburg.  The meeting will begin with refreshments and a social gathering at 6:30 p.m., followed by the 1 hour program at 7:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and free of charge.

The talk will focus on the successes and failures of parallel native plant restoration programs both in Texas and in the Grand Canyon National Park.

Beth McMahon previously served as a research assistant at the Texas Viticulture and Fruit Lab in Fredericksburg, where she worked with grapes and other fruits.   She also has put together horticulture programs at a national park native plant nursery.

The purpose of the Native Plant Society of Texas is to promote the conservation, research and utilization of the native plants and plant habitats of Texas, through education, outreach and example.

 NPSOT Fredericksburg Chapter March Meeting Notice

Date: March 28, 2017

Time: 6:30 PM Social with refreshments, 7PM Program

Topic: Designing your Landscape

Speaker: Rebecca Leonard            

Location: Fellowship Hall of Memorial Presbyterian Church, 601 North Milam Street, Fredericksburg.

Program is free and open to the Public.