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MOUNTAIN MARYLAND NATIVE PLANT FESTIVAL

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Discover the important connection between native plants, people, and wildlife at thesixth annual Mountain Maryland Native Plant Festival!

A large variety of plants native to the mid-Atlantic for sale all day!

Wood Thrush Native Plant Nursery

Floyd, Virginia

www.woodthrushnatives.com

Evergreen Heritage Center 

Mount Savage, Maryland

www.evergreenheritagecenter.org

Go Native Tree Farm

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

www.gonativetrees.com

Allegany County Forestry Board

Flintstone, Maryland

(301) 777-5835

Scheduled programs & activities highlight native plants & biodiversity! 

Guest speakers include:

Vanessa Beauchamp, Associate Professor of Biology, Towson University Department of Biological Sciences

Invisible Connections: An Introduction to Parasitic Plants

Candy DeBerry, Professor of Biology, Washington & Jefferson College

Chickadees, Bees, and Butterflies: The Latest Research on Native Plants and Their Impact on Biodiversity

Linda Harris, Conservation Committee Chair, Mountain Laurel Garden Club 

Partnering with Schools and Organizations on Conservation and Education Projects

Local experts answer questions on native plants & other conservation topics!

Engage Mountain Maryland

www.engagemmd.org

Evergreen Heritage Center

www.evergreenheritagecenter.org

Friends of New Germany State Park

www.facebook.com/FriendsofNewGermanystatepark

Maryland Conservation Corps

http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/mcc.aspx

Maryland Native Plant Society

www.mdflora.org

University of Maryland Extension, Garrett County Master Gardenerswww.extension.umd.edu/garrett-county/home-gardening

To get a better idea of why this continues to be such a nice event, view this video created at the 2017 by our friends at Engage Mountain Maryland https://youtu.be/eFkj4lahKcw

New Germany State Park and the Western Mountains Chapter of MNPS are co-sponsoring this FREE event. More details to follow!

Directions: From I-68 take exit 22 and follow signs for New Germany State Park. Turn left into the park onto McAndrews Hill Road. Signs will direct you to parking for this special event.

Details

Date:
May 11
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://mdflora.org/event-3208964?CalendarViewType=1&SelectedDate=5/22/2019

Venue

New Germany State Park
349 Headquarters Ln
Grantsville, MD 21536 United States
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Phone:
(301) 895-5453
Website:
http://dnr.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/western/newgermany.aspx

 



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