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Wild Seed Project: Returning native plants to the Maine landscape
Wild Seed Project works to increase the use of native plants in all landscape settings in order to conserve biodiversity, encourage plant adaptation in the face of climate change, safeguard wildlife habitat, and create pollination and migration corridors for insects and birds. A nonprofit organization, we sell seeds of locally grown native plants and educate the public on seed sowing so that a wide range of citizens can participate in increasing native plant populations.

Walks, Talks & Workshops

October 29, Scarborough High School, Scarborough, ME
Going Native with Wild Seed Project

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  • Coastal Joe-Pye Weed

    Coastal Joe-Pye Weed

    On my walk to the beach, I pass by a lovely drainage ditch. Lovely, because it is full of native plants, unmolested by invasive species, just as nature would have it (aside from the fact that it is a drainage …Read the Profile »

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