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ORGANIZATION: Chesapeake Natives Inc.

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Greenhouse

At Chesapeake Natives Inc, it is our mission to protect, promote, and propagate plant species that are native to the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. We are a small, volunteer-based group which operates out of beautiful Rosaryville State Park. Our greenhouse is a historic gem at 80 years old!

We are looking for volunteers to help up maintain demonstration gardens around the property and pot up native plants Saturday April 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23rd from 9:30AM-1PM. This is a great opportunity to learn about native plants in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

If interested please sign up here: https://bit.ly/AprilatCNI

If you have any questions feel free to reach out to volunteer@chesapeakenatives.org We look forward to having you at the nursery!

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About Chesapeake Natives Inc.

Location:

9640 Rosaryville Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772, US

Mission Statement

Chesapeake Natives promotes, protects, and propagates plants native to the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

Description

Chesapeake Natives is a small, busy, volunteer driven non-profit. We're enthusiastic promoters of native plants, especially those of the Chesapeake Watershed. These plants have grown vigorously in our region for thousands of years and are the best choice for restoring healthy watersheds and diverse wildlife to our area.

We responsibly gather seeds from wild native plant populations, grow them in our nursery and demonstration gardens, sell them at plant sales around the area and work with schools setting up rain and butterfly gardens.

Currently, while propagating native plants, we are also stabilizing and restoring a derelict greenhouse in Rosaryville State Park near Upper Marlboro.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

9640 Rosaryville RoadUpper Marlboro, MD 20772

(38.77586,-76.81907)
 

SKILLS

  • Habitat Restoration
  • Environmental Education
  • Botany
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 15

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