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AT IN-PERSON and ONLINE The Native Plant Symposium 2022

July 30 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Hello BPTMN Members!

Want to spend a day emersed in learning more about native plants and how to attract beautiful and beneficial pollinators like butterflies and moths to your garden?  Then check out this great AT opportunity.  There are both virtual and in-person options.  There is also a cost, $45 for in-person attendance and $40 for the virtual option.  Be sure to check out the event website at


Program:  The Native Plant Symposium 2022

Date:  Saturday, July 30, 2022

Time:  8:00 am – 3:00 pm CDT

Location:  Texas Discovery Gardens at Fair Park

3601 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, Dallas, TX, 75210


See full agenda at


Plants, Place, and People: The Ethnobotany of Texas’ Native Plants

Maeve Bassett, Applied Ethnobotanist


Native Host Plants for Texas Butterflies & Moths

Jim & Lynne Weber, Certified Texas Master Naturalists

Cost:  $45 In-Person Attendance; $40 Virtual Attendance

Registration:  Virtual and In-Person Options

(Scroll to bottom of page to register)

In-person registration fees cover first-come, first-served guided native plant tours throughout Discovery Gardens, breakfast and snacks, Maeve Bassett’s in-person talk, DIY garden signs, and a hosted streaming of Jim and Lynne Weber’s talk at the Gardens.

Those wanting to participate in native plant garden tours must indicate their interest accordingly when registering for the Native Plant Symposium due to limited space. Sold out of garden tours and want to be put on a wait list?  Email

Both talks will be available virtually. A Zoom link will be emailed to participants the morning of the event.

Master Gardeners will receive 1.5 CEU’s for the symposium.

Contact for Questions:

Logging AT:  Approved for AT. Members attending in person may log up to 5.25 hours AT and those attending via zoom may log up to 3 hours AT using the AT: BPTMN: Other Pre-Approved Training opportunity with the title in the training description box.

Linda Nixon
BPTMN Communications Director


July 30
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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