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Welcome to the web site of the Blue Ridge Wildflower Society
based in Roanoke, Virginia.
A chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society.
UP COMING EVENTS are available on the Event Calendar page.
 
WHAT DOES THE WILDFLOWER SOCIETY DO?
The Wildflower Society has many activities and projects, such as:

Hosts meetings monthly except June, July December, and January providing informative programs concerning a variety of areas and plants they support.

Hosts free field trips, both local and long distance to a wide variety of habitats.

Provides scholarships to local students going into the botanical or related fields of study.

Annually holds native plants sale at the Virginia Western Community College Arboretum on the Saturday before Mothers Day.

Provides outreach programs to local civic groups.

Donates money to groups that promote our purpose.

Encourages the appropriate use of native plants in public landscapes and private gardens.

Learning and teaching about native plants and their special needs.

Working for measures to protect endangered plant species and preserve habitats and plant communities of special interest.
 
 

Blue Ridge Wild Flower Society | PO Box 20385 | Roanoke, VA 24018