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Native Plant Sale
Sunday, May 7, 2017
McHenry County College Cafeteria
8900 US Hwy 14, Crystal Lake, IL
Over 150 native plant species available: Prairie Plants, Grasses, Woodland Plants & Ferns. Come early for the best selection. Books and field guides are available for purchase. Check or cash only… sorry, no credit cards. ATM on site.
Plant list • Sale flyer
Walks on the Wild Side
April thru September
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Join us for garden walks of various Native Gardens in the greater McHenry County area. These walks are a great way to learn about native plants, get design ideas for your garden and ask questions!
Ongoing and Growing...
Garden Mapping Project
The WPPC established the Garden Mapping Project, to further Doug Tallamy's goal of creating habitat corridors. We hope it inspires you to add your garden, large or small, to the map. Learn more about the project and see how many sites are near you...
The Wildflower Preservation and Propagation Committee is a non-profit organization dedicated to:
- Promoting the use of native plants in the landscape through preservation, propagation, and education
- Advocating the conservation of open space, natural landscapes, wildlife habitat,
scenic resources, and water in McHenry County and neighboring areas for the benefit of the general public
- Engaging in and otherwise promoting the scientific study of and educating the public regarding local natural resources
There are a number of programs that we put on annually to promote these ideals.
Please join us for one of our events: