Native Plant Society meeting is April 22
HENRICO — The public is invited to join the Pocahontas Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society on Sunday, April 22, to look for Pink Lady’s Slippers in Henrico County’s Dorey Park (http:// henrico.us/rec/ places/dorey/. In addition to these native orchids, participants will have an opportunity to identify and learn about many other native plants that grow in the park.
Anyone with an interest in Virginia’s native landscape is welcome, from novice to expert.
The approximately two-hour walk is free and open to the public, but registration is requested.
To confirm your participation and have your questions answered, contact trip leader Leslie Allanson at email@example.com or 804-335-5866.
Meet at 2:45 p.m. in small parking lot on left near soccer field.
The head of the nature trail is across road.
Wear sturdy waterproof shoes or boots and bring your own snacks and water.
In case of rain, contact trip leader to learn if walk is canceled.
The Pocahontas Chapter serves the counties of Amelia, Charles City, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, King William, New Kent, Powhatan, Prince George, and the cities of Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, and Richmond.