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Next Chapter Meeting:
Small-Scale Restoration – A Case Study
Meg Inglis

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

When Meg Inglis and her husband built their house on two acres near Dripping Springs, they used native plants to provide habitat for the local wildlife and to save water. Meg provides an overview of the restoration project undertaken on their property, “Villa Caliche,” over 15 years beginning in 2000–objectives, methods, considerations, successes, and lessons learned.

6:30 pm – Native plant/seed exchange & Social time
7:00 pm – Meeting and program
Lions Field Adult Center
2809 Broadway (corner of Mulberry & Broadway by Brackenridge Park)
Map to Lions Field Adult Center

Free and open to the public!

If you like what you hear, please consider becoming a member! For more information, click below.


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Guide for Native Plants Viewing in Bexar County

Know your Natives: What and where in Bexar County
A map and listing of Parks, Properties, Greenways, Community Gardens, Commercial Businesses and Schools showing use of Texas Native Plants. Guide identifies each location with certain attributes such as – landscapes with butterflies or pollinators in mind, demo gardens, guided tours, rain gardens, plants tagged, trails with native plants/trees.

tinyurl.com/SeeSANatives
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Vote for Native Texas Plants that Support the Monarch Butterfly

The Alamo Area Monarch Collaborative has created a petition to request that nurseries and growers stock more plants utilized by the Monarch Butterfly.
Click the link below to view/complete the petition.

Petition for Monarch Plants

Plants included are:
Western Ironweed
Texas Blazing Star
Texas Lantana
Frostweed
White Boneset
Maximillian Sunflower
Texas Milkweed
Engelmann’s Daisy
Lindheimer’s Senna
Horsemint
Tall Goldenrod
Prairie Verbena