The following native plant events are open to the general public and are organized by a variety of organizations. At each event, you’ll find Front Range Wild Ones members in attendance, either as individuals or at our booth. So look for us!
CoNPS Denver Garden Tour
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
2017 CoNPS Native Plant Garden Tour – Denver Area, in partnership with Front Range Wild Ones
Organized by the Colorado Native Plant Society, this tour features eight diverse gardens, including Marcia Tatroe’s and Bob Nold’s, with each garden focusing on a specific educational aspect of gardening with an emphasis on growing native plants. Front Range Wild Ones will have a booth at one of the houses on the Denver tour. Come talk to us!
2017 Horticulture Home Garden Tour: Habitat Hero Gardens
Friday, June 23, 2017
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Denver Botanic Gardens
A Habitat Hero is a gardener who, certified by the Audubon Rockies, includes diverse planting layers through the use of native and regionally adapted plants, provides shelter and nesting opportunities, offers natural food and water sources, does not spread invasive species of plants and does not rely on the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides. Come see three of the best and most diverse examples of Habitat Hero gardens throughout the Denver-metro area. Price: $51, $46 member. Special Instructions: Transportation will be provided from Denver Botanic Gardens. Visit http://catalog.botanicgardens.org/default.aspx to sign up.
CoNPS Boulder Garden Tour
8 am to 12 pm
Saturday, July 1, 2017
Tour 5+ gardens for $30.
Organized by the Colorado Native Plant Society, in partnership with Audubon Rockies and the Boulder Audubon Society. Front Range Wild Ones will have a booth at one of the houses on the Denver tour. Come talk to us!
Wild Ones Seed Swap at the CoNPS Fall Festival
Saturday, October 7, 2017
11 a.m to 4 p.m.
Audubon Center at Chatfield, 1280 Waterton Rd, Littleton, CO 80125
Presentations on native plants and birding, plus booths, plant sale, and more! Bring seeds and plants to swap. More info to come…
2018 Landscaping with Colorado Native Plants Conference
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Denver Botanic Gardens
Front Range Wild Ones is a partner of this event that features a keynote speaker plus break-out sessions. Visit the website: https://landscapingwithcoloradonativeplants.wordpress.com/