A week dedicated to the appreciation and conservation of California’s fabulous native flora.
Brought to you by the California Native Plant Society (CNPS), protecting California's native flora since 1965.
April 11-19, 2015
|Walks, Garden Visits, Lectures, Work Parties, Wildflower Shows, Native Plant Sales. schedule (requires a pdf viewer)|
UPCOMING EVENTSEvening programs are the second Wednesday of each month, Sept.-May, at the Six Rivers Masonic Lodge, 251 Bayside Rd., Arcata. Refreshments at 7:00 p.m.; presentation at 7:30 p.m.
Apr 8, Wed. 7:30 p.m. "Northern California Botanical Rarities: what to look for, how to find them" with Aaron Sims
April 11-19. Native Plant Week.
Apr 11, Sat. 9-12. Restoration at Trinidad State Beach. State Parks work day. 707-677-3109
Apr 11 Sat 10 a.m.-12 noon. "Letting the Bay Back in: from Pasture to Salt Marsh," a walk at Freshwater Farms. 707-822-2242 (Northcoast Regional Land Trust)
Apr 12 Sun 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Restoration at the Humboldt Coastal Nature Center. Friends of the Dunes 707-444-1397
Apr 12 Sun 1-3 p.m.. "Native vs Non-native Plants at the Edge of the Bay," a walk on Hikshari Trail, Susan Penn. 707-825-1020 (Baykeeper and Hikshari kTrail Stewards)
Apr 12 Sun 2 p.m. Old Town Native Plant Garden, 2nd & H, Eureka--Monty 707-268-8447
Apr 12, Sun. Horse Mountain Day Hike (Prairie Creek back-up). 707- 822-2015
Apr 12, Sun. South Fork Trinity River Trail Hike. Sierra Club. Ned 707-825-3652
Apr 14, Tues. 10 a.m.-12 noon. volunteer work at the CNPS Nursery in Bayside. Meet at the Grange. 707-826-0259
Apr 14, Tues. 12 noon-1 p.m. Native Plants in an Urban Garden in Arcata, Arcata Community Center Native Plant & Wildlife Garden with Pete Haggard
Apr 14, Tues. 2 p.m. Lost Foods Native Plant Nursery and Sanctuary, Redwood Acres--Monty 707-268-8447
Apr 15, Wed. 2 p.m. Ryan House Lost Foods Native Plant Sanctuary, 1000 E st, Eureka--Monty 707-268-8447
Apr 15, Wed. 7-9 p.m. " Ocean-friendly Gardening and Native Plant Landscaping" with Lia Webb and Eric Johnson. 251 Bayside Rd. Samara Restoration, GHD, and Surfrider.
Apr 17, Fri. 11 a.m. "The Importance of California Native Plants"--Monty Caid. Eureka Sequoia Garden Club, 2526 J St., Eureka. 707-442-1387
Apr 18, Sat, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Restoration at Lanphere Dunes. Friends of the Dunes 707-444-1397
Apr 18, Sat, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Patrick's Point State Park Earth Day Restoration. 707-677-3109
Apr 18, Sat. 10 a.m. Salmon River Trail Wildflower Day Hike. 530-627-3202
Apr 18, Sat. 10 a.m.-12 noon. Wildearth Garden, 2904 Williams St., Eureka. Donna 707-476-0273
Apr 18 Sat. 12:30-3:30. "Native Plants in Yards and Forest", a Godwit Days walk in Arcata with Carol Ralph 826-7050
Apr 18, Sat. 2 p.m. Lost Foods Native Plant Nursery and Sanctuary, Redwood Acres-- Monty 707-268-8447
Apr 19, Sun. 12-3:30 p.m. Godwit Days walk at Male'l North. Friends of the Dunes 444-1397
Apr 24-25, Fri-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Ruby Vandeventer Wildflower Show, Crescent City. 707-457-3485
Apr 25 Sat 10 a.m.-12 noon. "Ferns of the Dunes" walk at the Lanphere Dunes with Carol Ralph 707- 444-1397
May 1-3, Fri-Sun SPRING WILDFLOWER SHOW. Manila Community Center
May 2,3, Sat, Sun NATIVE PLANT SALE. Manila Community Center
May 2, Sat 11-1 Dune Walk at the wildflower show with Friends of the Dunes docent
May 3, Sun 11-1 Dune Walk at the wildflower show with Friends of the Dunes docent
May 9, Sat. 10 a.m. Twin Lakes Wildflower Walk (Orleans area) 530-627-3202
May 13, Wed. 7:30 p.m. "The Bigfoot Trail: a celebration of Klamath Mountain Flora” with Michael Kauffmann
May 14, Thurs. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tour Lost Coast Brewery Native Plant Garden at Humboldt Botanical Garden 707-442-5139
May 16,17, Sat, Sun. Shelter Cove & King Range Day Trip or Overnight. 822-2015
May 23, Sat. 10 a.m. Two Azalea Reserves, Two Short Walks. 707-822-2015
Jun 6, Sat. 11-3. Jacoby Creek Forest Redwood Ecology Hike (City of Arcata) 707-822-8184
Jun 6, Sat. 9 a.m. Haypress Meadow Wildflower Hike (& optional backpack overnight) 530-627-3202
Jun 20, Sat. Rare Plant Treasure Hunt-- Trinity Monkeyflower. John McRae 707-441-3513
Tuesdays 10 a.m.-1 p.m. : Work at the chapter's nursery in Bayside. Phone 826-0259 for details.