Kansas City Native Plant Sale

Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center 4750 Troost Ave, Kansas City

MPF will hold a pre-order/pickup only native plant sale on Saturday, April 17 at sale host the Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center, 4750 Troost Ave, Kansas City, MO 64110 from 11 a.m. till 1:30 p.m. No plants will be available for purchase the day of the sale. Native plants beautify landscapes and help support […]

Invasive Tree Buy-Back in St. Louis – SOLD OUT

Forest ReLeaf ComuniTree Gardens Nursery 2194 Creve Coeur Mill Road, St. Louis

SOLD OUT! Thanks to everyone for the amazing response! The Callery pear buy-back in Columbia has reached its space/tree limit, and we are no longer offering time slots for the buy-back. Hosted by the Missouri Invasive Plant Task Force, Forest ReLeaf, and BiodiverseCity St. Louis. Cut down an invasive Callery pear tree during Earth Week! […]

Invasive Tree Buy-Back in Columbia – SOLD OUT

Missouri Department of Conservation Central Regional Office 3500 East Gans Road, Columbia

SOLD OUT! Thanks to everyone for the amazing response! The Callery pear buy-back in Columbia has reached its space/tree limit, and we are no longer offering time slots for the buy-back. Hosted by Missouri Invasive Plant Task Force, Forest ReLeaf, Missouri Department of Conservation, and Missouri Community Forestry Council. Cut down an invasive Callery pear […]

Earth Day Special Webinar: Keeping our Water Healthy: Native Plants and Watersheds Panel

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Learn about native plants and water quality from a panel of professionals, Ronda Burnett, Dale Blevins, and Dr. Lisa Shulte Moore, as they break down the steps all of us can take to keep watersheds healthy. The webinar will begin with Stream Teams United's new educational video, and the panelists, moderated by Stream Teams United […]

Field Trip: Prairie Spring Ecology Hike at MPF’s Linden’s Prairie – FULL

Linden's Prairie County Road 2120, Mount Vernon

This field trip is now at capacity! You can join the waitlist by contacting outreach@moprairie.org Spring forbs will be breaking through the ground, there will be signs of fossorial mammals, insects moving about, and bird song breaking the calm of the past season. For prairie, springtime is like the starting of a horse race. Join […]

MPF Webinar: Bicycling with Butterflies with Author Sara Dykman

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In 2017 Sara Dykman became the first person to follow the eastern population of monarch butterflies on their roundtrip, multinational, multigenerational migration. From Mexico to Canada and back, her 10,201 mile adventure,on a beat-up bicycle , was a call to action. “The monarchs need us,” Dykman explained, “they can’t call politicians to demand healthy prairies […]

Native Plant Academy

Kansas City Kansas City

Introducing Urban Communities to Nature 4 webinars and 2 in-person workshops. Please register in advance here. Participants attending webinars and workshops will be eligible to apply for a paid internship in Kansas City, Missouri. Deadline to register for those applying for internships is May 5. Others can register at any time. --Webinar: 2-3 p.m. Thursday, […]

Field Trip: Bellefontaine garden tour of Wildwood Valley

Bellefontaine Cemetery & Arboretum 4947 W. Florissant Ave, St. Louis

Garden tour of Wildwood Valley looking at trees, shrubs, and perennials in developed garden areas. ~1 mile walking tour. Free. Limited to 15. To register, email outreach@moprairie.org or call 573-808-7007 Upon arrival to 4947 W. Florissant Ave, a greeter will give parking and meeting instructions. Photo: MPF

Springfield Native Plant Sale

Watershed Committee of the Ozarks

MPF will hold a pre-order/pickup only native plant sale on Saturday, May 8 with the Watershed Committee of the Ozarks from 11 a.m. till 1 p.m. No plants will be available for purchase the day of the sale. Native plants beautify landscapes and help support songbirds and other cherished wildlife. Buy native wildflowers, grasses, shrubs, […]

Conservation at Home & Garden Spring Sale

Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park Pavillion 1524 Clinton Hills Parkway, Swansea

Grow Native! professional members Bohn's Farm & Greenhouses - St. Louis and Forrest Keeling will be offering their products during the HeartLands Conservancy's Conservation at Home & Garden Spring Sale (virtual), which is going on now through Earth Day! Orders can be picked up at the Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park Pavillion (1524 Clinton Hills […]

St. Louis-area Native Plant Sale

World Bird Sanctuary 125 Bald Eagle Ridge Rd, Valley Park

MPF will hold a native plant sale on Saturday, May 15 at World Bird Sanctuary, 125 Bald Eagle Ridge Road, Valley Park, MO from 10 a.m. till 12 p.m. noon. Native plants beautify landscapes and help support songbirds and other cherished wildlife. Buy native wildflowers, grasses, shrubs, trees, vines, sedges, and native seed from Grow […]

Field Trip: Glades – Our Xeric Prairies, Part 1

Graham Cave State Park 217 State Hwy TT, Danville

Come explore the unique grassland communities of our glades. These rocky openings of the Ozarks contain both tallgrass prairie species and species endemic to glades. We will explore sandstone glades with a geologic twist at Graham Cave State Park’s Natural Area. The long human history of this site and the relations between prairie, climate, Native […]