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Native Seed Collection and Propagation

Do you want to increase the availability of pollinator habitat?

Are you recreating an Oak Openings ecosystem by planting native plants?

Do you want to reduce mowing, garden, and lawn maintenance while improving natural environment?

Are you involved in a restoration project that seeks to increase plant diversity?


A young volunteer spreads seed in a prairie by hand before the snow fall.

This workshop is intended provide the background for native seed collection and propagation by staff, volunteers, and landowners in and around the Oak Openings Region through a PowerPoint presentation followed by field demonstrations.

Native Seed Collection and Propagation– Word Document

Native Seed Collection and Propagation– PowerPoint – Can be used as a presentation setting or printed as supplemental material for this module.

Feedback Survey– For the presenter/trainer

Feedback SurveyFor the attendee/employee/volunteer

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