Native Plant Center Events
What: 10th Annual Native Plant Weekend
When: Saturday–Sunday, September 7 & 8, 2019, 9 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Where: Rosedale Nurseries, Inc.
51 Saw Mill River Road, (Route 9A)
Hawthorne, NY 10532-1598
Description: This weekend-long sale at Rosedale Nurseries is a benefit for The Native Plant Center. A percentage of all sales on September 7 and 8 (that don’t require delivery) will be donated to The Native Plant Center. Find native trees, shrubs, perennials, and more with the help of our knowledgeable personal shoppers and nursery staff who will answer questions and help you make selections for your landscape.
Free workshops each day by Go Native U instructors:
Saturday, Sept. 7, 11 a.m.
Great Native Plants for Pollinators, Kim Eierman
Saturday, Sept. 7, 2 p.m.
Native Groundcovers as Natural Mulch, Ken Uhle
Sunday, Sept. 8, 11 a.m.
Native Perennials to Plant Now, Barbara Fischer
Sunday, Sept. 8, 2 p.m.
Bumble-bee Friendly Gardening with Native Plants, Karalyn Lamb
What: Attracting and Supporting Pollinators
When: Friday, September 27, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Where: Westchester Community College, Classroom Building, Room 100
Description: Pollinators provide invaluable services, most especially in plant reproduction for food and flowers. Yet their populations are in decline. Support and accommodate these important creatures in the ways you maintain your gardens and landscapes. Discover the native plants that sustain bees and other pollinators and how to create beneficial habitats; learn to identify different bee species so you can make a difference. Details – Go Native U Fall Class PDF
To register, call 914-606-6830 and press 1.