Wild Ones: Native Seed Collection in Lake County
The public is invited to the monthly meetings of the Lake-to-Prairie chapter of the Wild Ones, a national not-for-profit organization that promotes the use of native plants in landscapes.
Speaker: Kelly Schultz, Stewardship Ecologist II with Lake County Forest Preserves
Having a native garden is rewarding in the summer, but have you explored what it looks like in fall? Ever wondered how to collect native seeds? Join us to learn about identifying your plants when they are seeding instead of blooming, along with tips on how to collect & handle your seeds successfully. Participants will learn how to access a new resource showcasing 60 native species suitable for gardening, with photos in seed. Bring your questions about your native plants!
Registration is required.
You may attend this program in person at the library, or may attend virtually/online.
To register, select either "Register to Attend Online" or "Register to Attend In Person." Online attendees MUST provide a valid e-mail address.