Wild Ones Awards over $10,000 in Seeds for Education Grants to 23 Youth-Serving Organizations

As our movement of native planters cultivating healthier landscapes continues to grow and spread, Wild Ones remains invigorated by our work to promote native landscapes through education, advocacy and collaborative action. It’s through this educational mission that the Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education (SFE) Grant program was developed in 1997. The SFE program’s purpose is […] Continue reading "Wild Ones Awards over $10,000 in Seeds for Education Grants to 23 Youth-Serving Organizations"

January 2024 Native Plant News

Explore the fascinating interplay between native plants and their environments in our new Native Plant News feature. This month, delve into studies highlighting the ecological significance of Arizona's harvester ants, California's fire-adapted flora, Minnesota's thriving solar sanctuaries, the resilience of Europe's diverse forests, and Virginia's innovative seed solution. Learn how these developments impact ecological restoration, biodiversity, and the fight against invasive species, while reinforcing the critical role of native plants in sustaining healthy ecosystems. Continue reading "January 2024 Native Plant News"

Catching up with former Wild Ones Honorary Director Lorraine Johnson 

In the realm of environmental stewardship, few voices resonate as passionately as Lorraine Johnson‘s. With three decades dedicated to researching and writing about environmental issues, Johnson is not only an accomplished author and community activist but also a fervent advocate for protecting and expanding the urban forest. Join us as we catch up with former […] Continue reading "Catching up with former Wild Ones Honorary Director Lorraine Johnson "

Our Refreshed Look and Brand-New Website

In the ever-evolving landscape of the digital world, staying current and relevant is essential. We are excited to announce a significant milestone in our journey – a brand update that includes a modernized logo, refreshed graphics, and targeted messaging that clearly defines our mission; all accompanied by the launch of our new and improved website! […] Continue reading "Our Refreshed Look and Brand-New Website"