Williamson County libraries join in celebration of Texas Native Plant Week

by Marilyn Perz, Volunteer Coordinator Our Williamson County Chapter has made it a tradition to budget $600-$700 each year to purchase and donate books to the County’s nine public libraries.  This year Diane Sherrill and Billye Adams did the card … Continue reading →

Georgetown Library native plant demonstration garden project

Our chapter was recently offered the opportunity to establish a Native Plant Demonstration Garden on the grounds of the Georgetown Library. After meeting with city staff, selecting the beds to adopt, agreeing to do the maintenance, and pending the approval … Continue reading →

Register now for native plant classes this Sunday, November 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

from alice_nance via Yahoo groups This is your last chance this fall to learn more about native plants through Go Native U until spring. Learn how to identify native plants that grow in and around Austin from Dr. Karen Clary, Director of … Continue reading →

Rains delay cooperative effort at Pollinator Garden

LILI Cooperia drummondi - Rain Lily

This just in, from Marilyn Perz: Sorry to say that we are CANCELLING the joint Good Water Master Naturalists / Native Plant Society Of Texas Workday scheduled for this Wednesday, October 16,  due to wet conditions. !?! (who would have thought we’d hear those … Continue reading →

cancelled: Joint GWMN/NPSOT Pollinator Garden workday set for October 16 (Call for volunteers).

Note: This event has been cancelled for October 16 and will be rescheduled , What: Joint GWMN(Good Water Master Naturalists)/NPSOT(Native Plant Society of Texas) Pollinator Garden Work Day When:  Wednesday, October 16, 2013 8 a.m.- noon Where: Williamson County Landfill … Continue reading →