2020 ONPS Indoor Outing
Tulsa Garden Center
Saturday, February 1
The Oklahoma Native Plant Society is hosting its annual statewide Indoor Outing at the Tulsa Garden Center on Saturday, February 1. Early online registration has ended. Onsite registration (without lunch option) will be available at the event.
Tentative Schedule of Events
8:15-9:15 am – Registration (foyer)
9:00-9:15 am – Welcome and Introductions (auditorium)
9:15-10:15 – Lucky Springs by Lynn Michael. A natural spring and dirt road side area in eastern Oklahoma with a plethora of native wildflowers.
10:15-10:45 – Break
10:45-11:45 – Redbud Valley Nature Preserve by Connie Murray, Volunteer Naturalist, Redbud Valley. Located in northeast Tulsa with trails through floodplain forest, limestone bluffs and dry upland forest with lots of wildflowers.
11:45-1:00 – Lunch
1:00-2:00 – The J.T. Nickel Family Nature and Wildlife Preserve by Sue and Dale Amstutz. A 17,000-acre preserve in the Cookson Hills overlooking the Illinois River. Spring-fed creeks, steep slopes, narrow valleys, oakhickory forest to savanna shrubland, and prairie chock full of wildflowers.
2:00-3:00 – Gathering Place in Tulsa by Stacie Martin, Director of Horticulture and Chris Gabbard, Certified Arborist. Imagine it, 16 acres of wildflowers. Stacie’s presentation will be for the Gardens at the Gathering Place with focus on their wildflowers and native plantings. Chris will tell us about all the trees saved, planted, and the care given.
Contact Event Coordinator:
For directions to the Tulsa Garden Center from your location, click the on the interactive map below.
2435 S. Peoria Avenue, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Enter the building on the east side.
Watch for ONPS signs.