Dust off your work gloves and find the spade—Native Plants Week is here, and there's no better time to give your yard a bird-friendly makeover! We're kicking it off on Oct. 18 with a special livestream and a panel of native plants experts, including do-it-yourselfers and professionals.
This special week is designated by Gov. Cooper and takes place each fall, during prime planting season. Register now!
- Cara and Tony Woods and their Wood Thrush-inspired garden in King (You may remember them and their amazing warbler stories from a special native plants Birdy Office Hours last spring).
- Tara Mei Smith, executive director of Extra Terrestrial Projects. Tara has a background in urban planning, fashion design, and sustainable innovation and has led green infrastructure and other public gardening projects.
- New Hope Audubon members on their Leave Your Leaves program.
- What: Native Plants Week Panel and Celebration
- When: Noon-1 p.m., Monday, Oct. 18
- Where: Zoom and Facebook Live. Register here to watch on Zoom. Visit www.facebook.com/audubonnc/ to watch on Facebook.
- Who: Audubon North Carolina and you