Our helpful resource listing, an outgrowth of our long-range objective of encouraging area nurseries and landscapers to make native plants and natural landscaping services readily available, showcases natural landscaping/native plants vendors and the products or services they provide. For information or a copy of the booklet contact Wild Ones, 920-730-3986.
Spring – Native Plant Sale
NEW – In an effort to get the best selection of native plants from our suppliers we have moved up the deadline for order submission to March 20th, 2017!
Wild Ones Fox Valley Area conducts an annual native plant sale to give area residents the opportunity to select high quality native forbs, grasses, ferns and vines for use in their plantings. For more information, contact Plant Sale Chair Sharon Raimann, firstname.lastname@example.org, 920-410-6932.
Which plants might work for your own growing conditions? We recommend Prairie Nursery for plant ideas. They also have plant listings for certain habitats, such as rain gardens. Any not-for-profit organization is eligible for a discount on plants purchased for use in developing outdoor learning centers and nature areas. For further information, contact Plant Sale Chair Sharon Raimann, email@example.com, 920-410-6932.
Download 2017 Plant Sale Order Form
Pick-Up is May 20, 2017 9-11 AM
WILD Center, 2285 Butte des Morts Beach Rd. Town of Fox Crossing
Spring – Native Tree Sale
The next Native Tree & Shrub Sale will be held May 2018. Please check back for details. Pre-orders only.
The Fox Valley Area Chapter organizes and carries out occasional plant rescues to save native plants that would otherwise be destroyed by construction or other changes in land use. Plant rescues are performed with the permission of the land owner, and in accordance with a set of policies and procedures established by the Chapter. Only members are allowed to participate.
The Dig Chair Coordinator guides and directs all rescue dig activities with the assistance of county dig chairs: Donna VanBuecken (920) 730-3986
County Dig Chairs:
- Outagamie Co: Donna VanBuecken (920)749-7807
- Green Lake Co: open
- Waupaca Co: open
- Winnebago Co: Dave Peck (920) 722-0223
- Fond du Lac Co: open
Policies, Procedures and Helpful Information
All Fox Valley Area Wild Ones members agree to a code of ethics prior to participating in any plant rescue activities.
A list of “Dos and Don’ts” describes the overall approach, including identifying sites, obtaining landowner permission, transplant site preparation, etc.
How To Get Involved
Members of the Fox Valley Area Chapter are welcome to participate in plant rescue activities. Please read the materials found at http://www.wildones.org/learn/native-plants-and-landscaping/gathering-rescuing-and-propagating/plant-rescues/ After reading all the materials, you’ll be ready to participate in your first plant rescue. You must also sign a liability waiver the day of the plant rescue. See the attached sample. You’ll be notified when a plant rescue is scheduled in your area based on your participant registration form.