Events & Programs

Native Plant Walk with Heather McCargo

  • Sunday, Jun 4, 2017 9:30am – 11:00am
  • Location: Gilsland Farm, Greater Portland
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  • Members: $7 for Maine Audubon and Wild Seed Project Members Non-members: $10

Explore the wooded trails, open meadows and shorelines at Gilsland Farm and learn to recognize some of the wildflowers, ferns, shrubs and trees native to Maine. Heather will talk about which species are adaptable to gardens and developed landscapes, the threats to their survival, and inspire you with their unusual reproductive strategies, and ediblble and medicinal properties. Learning to recognize the native species in our midst is the first step to advocating for their preservation.

Presented in partnership with the Wild Seed Project.

Contact: Doug Hitchcox - 207-781-2330 x237