Images from Recent Plant RVA Natives Exhibits Around Town
Maymont - Campaign launch at Herb’s Galore and More. (l to r) Steve-Clark, WCVE; Peggy-Singlemann, Maymont; Carol-Heiser, DGIF; Irene-Frentz, DCR; Virginia-Witmer, Virginia CZM Program and DEQ; Art Evans, VMNH and WCVE. Thanks to the Pocahontas Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society for the refreshments and the lovely native plant floral displays!
Lewis Ginter - Spring PlantFest. Thanks to our partner, the VDOT Pollinator Habitat Program for connecting with the day’s vendors to partner with the campaign!
Executive Mansion - Garden Day. Presenting First Lady Pam Northam with a “Virginia Native Plants” sign for the Mansion’s gardens. (l to r) Virginia Witmer, Virginia CZM Program and DEQ; Nancy Vehrs, president, Virginia Native Plant Society; First Lady Pam Northam; Leslie Allanson, president, Pocahontas Chapter, VNPS. Image courtesy of the Office of the Governor.
Agecroft Hall - Pedals through Petals Event. Thanks to our partner, the James River Garden Club for helping spread the message and collect more pledges!
First Lady Pam Northam signs the pledge to plant natives!
The Plant Virginia Natives website is made possible by grants from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to the Virginia Coastal Zone Management (CZM) Program. Virginia CZM is a network of state agencies and coastal localities. The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality serves as the lead coordinating agency for the network.