Wild Ones Rock River Valley Chapter will be hosting a presentation on ferns by Natural Land Institute’s Restoration Ecologist Ed Cope at their meeting on Thursday at 7 p.m.
This program is free and open to the public.
The meeting will be held in the Woodward Technology Center at Rock Valley College, 3301 N. Mulford Rd. in Rockford.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for socializing and browsing the merchandise tables, lending libraries and Wild Ones information table.
The presentation will cover the many ways ferns are beneficial to native gardens and landscapes, their differences and natural history, local native species and how to plant and care for them.
For more information about the event, the speaker and Wild Ones Rock River Valley Chapter visit wildonesrrvc.org.