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Introduction to Botanical Drawing

Wednesdays, starting October 29  - In this workshop, you will learn to observe carefully and then accurately render an amazing variety of plant forms.  You will draw enough to enjoy drawing anything. All levels are welcome!


The Understory

In "Blue on Blue," Erin Schaeffer explains the connection between the Karner Blue butterfly and Lupinus perennis, the native blue lupine, seeds of which the conservation team collected in New Hampshire. 


Night of Illumination Postponed to Friday

October 24, at Garden in the Woods. Our only night-time trail walk of the year! This is a special event for members only, but join right now and you too can participate in the fun.


Sponsor a Seed

Help us save our region's endangered plants. Support seed collection in the six New England states. Protect-sabatia-kennedyana-7280-William-Larkin.jpg   

Sabatia kennedyana



Lichens of the Norman Bird Sanctuary

Sunday, November 2, Middletown, RI - Join us as we explore mature woodlands, open meadows, rock walls, and puddingstone outcrops to study lichens. The lichens on site reflect their proximity to the ocean and are typical for southern Massachusetts and coastal Rhode Island.


What's in Bloom

October 10

Conoclinium coelestinum

Conoclinium coelestinum

Join Our Team

New England Wild Flower Society has openings for a receptionist/administrative assistant and a philanthropy coordinator. These are great opportunities to work for an important cause at a dynamic organization! 


Save Native Plants

Preserve today what you want to enjoy tomorrow. Our essential conservation efforts in every county of New England continue to increase in importance as the impacts of climate change are felt ever closer to home. Make your 2014 charitable donation today!