Welcome to Wild Ones!

Wild Ones: Native Plants, Natural Landscapes . . . promotes environmentally sound landscaping practices to preserve biodiversity through the preservation, restoration and establishment of native plant communities.

Our Wild Ones chapter is dedicated to educating and advocating for biodiversity in the Tennessee Valley.  We offer a variety of programs and events throughout the year that teach sustainable landscaping practices using plants that are native to our region.  We invite you to attend our programs and to become a member!

 

UPCOMING PROGRAMS & EVENTS

Basic Gardening Roundtable:
No-Fail Natives

Monday, July 27, 2020
6:00pm (Eastern DST)
Online via Zoom
FREE and Open to the Public
 
Do you want to learn more about gardening with native plants? At our second Roundtable meeting, we will be talking about “no-fail natives” for your garden.
 
Bring your questions for an informal garden roundtable with experienced native plant gardeners from the Tennessee Valley Chapter. We will offer pragmatic advice on plant selection, sourcing, and difficulties encountered from our combined experience.
 
Join Zoom Meeting:
 
Meeting ID: 880 5783 5380
Password: 435196
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kj0SLDXJC

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Community Conservation Conversation
with the Trust for Public Land:
Saving American’s Special Places

Monday, August 10, 2020
6:00pm (Eastern DST)
Online via Zoom
FREE and Open to the Public
with David Johnson,

Chattanooga Area Program Director, Trust for Public Land

Continuing this series dedicated to exploring the work of nonprofits to preserve and protect natural areas, the August meeting will feature The Trust for Public Land, a nation-wide nonprofit organization with a mission to “create parks and protect land for people, ensuring healthy, livable communities for generations to come.” Over the last two decades, TPL has been a partner in the City of Chattanooga’s investments in dozens of new parks and natural areas, including the final sections of the 12-mile greenway running through metropolitan Chattanooga that highlights the natural beauty of Chickamauga Creek.

Meeting ID: 875 2046 2390
Password: 956554
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdRQLspvHk

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To view previous public programs, please visit our YouTube Channel.

 
 
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To view more upcoming programs, click HERE

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Check out our
2020 Certificate in Native Plants Classes


Save the date for:

Saturday, September 12, 2020
Bringing Nature Home Native Plant Garden Tour
 


Information about more 2020 programs will be coming soon.