January Pahove Meeting

Where: MK Nature Center Auditorium, Idaho Fish and Game, 600 South Walnut Avenue (Behind Fish and Game Headquarters) When: 7 p.m., Thursday, January 19, 2006 Pahove board meeting at 5:30 everyone welcome! Native Seeds Collection Project On the Boise National Forest Idaho Conservation Data Center Research Ecologist JENNIFER MILLER will describe this project that began […]

Relocating Aase’s Onion

Saturday, Sept. 24, 8:45 a.m Ridley’s Market, Boise, Idaho [Rescheduled from June 18.] A new phase of the Hidden Hollow Landfill will displace several populations of Aase’s onion, and Rod Burke has offered a new home for them at the IBG. Join fellow rare plant enthusiasts for 4-5 hours of roping the wily wild onion […]

A Slice of Lewis & Clark

Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, 7 p.m. Idaho Botanical Garden, Boise, Idaho Join us for free pizza and pops as we say goodbye to a scorcher of a summer and hello to Idaho Botanical Garden’s Lewis & Clark Native Plant Garden [2355 E. Old Penitentiary Road, Boise]. In the IBG’s oh-so-comfortable evening shade, we’ll hear Rod […]

Pahove Chapter April Meeting

MK Nature Center Auditorium, Idaho Fish and Game 600 South Walnut Avenue (behind Fish and Game Headquarters) 7 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2005 Urban Landscape Restoration Using Native Plants Steve Paulsen, restoration ecologist and Loasa Chapter president, tells why “water conservation the native way” is the byword of Conservation Seeding & Restoration, Inc. The 3-year-old […]

Pahove Plant Sale List

APRIL 23: Annual Native Plant Sale, MK Nature Center, Idaho Fish and Game, 600 South Walnut, Boise Forbs Antennaria microphylla (Small-leaved pussy-toes) Balsamorhiza sagittata (Arrowleaf balsamroot) Camassia quamash (Blue camas) Eriogonum heracleoides (Wyeth buckwheat) Eriogonum umbellatum (Sulfur buckwheat) Geum triflorum (Prairie smoke) Lewisii rediviva (Bitterroot) Mimulus lewisii (Lewis’ monkeyflower) Penstemon cyanueus (Blue penstemon) Penstemon eatonii […]

Big Sagebrush & Pizza

Idaho Native Plant Society, Pahove Chapter Smoky Mountain Pizza, 415 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, February 15, 2005 (Social at 5:30 p.m., Dinner at 6:00 p.m.) “Countering Misinformation Concerning Big Sagebrush” PRE-REGISTRATION IS ABSOLUTELY, POSITIVELY REQUIRED. Bruce Welch, a plant physiologist with the USDA Forest Service’s Rocky Mountain Research Station in Provo, Utah, […]

Pahove Chapter January Meeting

MK Nature Center Auditorium, Idaho Fish and Game 600 South Walnut Avenue (Behind Fish and Game Headquarters) Thursday January 20, 2005 — 7 p.m. The Black Pepper Family: Its Origins and Its Showy Ecological Associates Ah, the Mystery of it …Piperaceae, the black pepper family, is one of the world’s first lineages of flowering plants. […]

DO TREAD ON ME: Tempting Turfs

When: 7 P.M. OCTOBER 21, 2004 Where: Idaho Botanical Garden Tempted to try a more drought-tolerant turf? You’ll be coming to the right place October 21 when the members of our three-person panel describe their experiences with blue grama grass (Hilary Parkinson), buffalograss (Beth Workman), and sheep fescue (Chuck Blair). How did they establish their […]