Spring Beauty

Taken on March 29th, we went out looking for this Indian Potato, and we found this spring beauty. We were also looking for its special pollinator, a mining bee. Look closely at the second photo to see if you can find...

Camas Discovery Day in Millennium Park

Ever wonder about those beautiful blue wildflowers that grow in Millennium Park? Join the Kootenay Camas Project as we walk the park in search of camas and discover why these native lilies are so special. Camas expert and ethnobotanist Brenda Beckwith says “Millennium...

Hike the Mel DeAnna Trail

with local botanist Evan McKenzie. This trail has a good diversity of habitats – a dry bedrock knoll at the beginning of the trail which is good for spring flowers, moist deciduous forests in the draws, dry forest ecosystems and the pond at the end of the...

Spring Wildflower Hike – Montrose

Spring Flower Hike Join us as we explore the first flowers of spring on the Antenna Trail in Montrose. Plants we are likely to see include yellow fritillary, ballhead waterleaf, common camas, spring beauty, Montrose April 28, 2013 10 am –...