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November 8, 2019

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Meeting at the Center for Urban Horticulture

Our November 14, 2019, chapter meeting at the CUH will feature our annual members' potluck dinner, with guest speaker Joe Abken, Executive Director of the Kruckeberg Botanic Garden. Social time begi...

April 27, 2019

Alex Wright will lead a trip to the Leavenworth/Wenatchee area on Sunday, May 5. Desert wildflowers are still going, and forest flowers are starting up. In particular, we'll be looking for the unusual local Trillium. Meeting place and time will depend on who wants to c...

April 6, 2019

2019 NW NARGS SPRING PLANT SALE

Date: Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Place: Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA 98005, USA

Rare plants from around the world and northwest natives will be on sale at the Bellevue Botani...

November 2, 2018

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Meeting at the Center for Urban Horticulture

Our November 8, 2018, chapter meeting at the CUH will feature our annual members' potluck dinner, with guest speaker Steve Hootman, Executive Director/Curator for the Rhododendron Species Foundation...

June 27, 2018

THURSDAY, July 12, 2018

Meeting at the Bellevue Botanical Garden

Long-time member and chapter award winner Dale Greer will be giving a step-by-step demonstration of how to construct a styrotroff - a planting trough made from a Styrofoam box.  

Styrotoffs ar...

April 22, 2018

Seattle Foundation annually presents GiveBIG, a 24-hour online giving event to raise funds for area nonprofit organizations.

GiveBIG is May 9, and the Northwestern Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society (NWNARGS) would love your support! Early giving will s...

March 5, 2018

The weekend after the NWNARGS plant sale, Alex Wright will be leading a trip to a park near Eatonville, where the ground is carpeted with thousands and thousands of Synthyris reniformis and Erythronium oregonum. Calypso bulbosa and Fritillaria affinis may also be bloom...

October 26, 2017

Our November 9, 2017, the chapter meeting at the CUH will feature our annual members' potluck dinner, with guest speaker Richie Steffen, director and curator of the Elisabeth C Miller Botanical Garden. Social time begins at 6.30 pm, dinner is at 7.00 pm.

“The Legacy and...

July 24, 2017

It was great weather for our annual picnic on Saturday, July 15th. We were at Fancy Fronds Nursery for our last big annual event. We saw old friends, new friends, and friends we hadn't seen for a while and had a great time. It was a wonderful way to end our year of Roc...

May 23, 2017


Kendall, Sharon, Dave, and I had a good time today representing the Northwestern Chapter at the Locks 100 year garden celebration.   Thank goodness for the perfect, sunny weather which brought thousands of tourists.

We did have the most attractive table of all the...

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