Learn About Native Plants
Education programs of New England Wild Flower Society
Why study native plants?
Because our native plants are beautiful, intriguing, and important.
We invite you to explore and study the fascinating world of native plants. Whether you are interested in conservation and restoration of natural areas, or in creating beautiful and diverse habitats for your home garden, we welcome you to a distinctive learning community—the thousands of people across our region advancing and sharing their knowledge of New England's precious native flora.
Our programs are for everyone
- We offer adult classes for beginners, amateur botanists, gardeners, teachers, landowners, and green industry professionals. Plus workshops and field trips throughout New England.
- Our Certificate in Native Plant Studies Program offers intensive study for dedicated students.
At the intersection of conservation and horticulture
New England Wild Flower Society has one of the largest programs in native plant education in the country.
- Contact the Registrar for recommendations to fit your interests.
- Members receive a discount on most course fees along with many other benefits.
To download our NEW Spring/Summer 2013 Course Catalog in a pdf form, click here.