[BSW] Ivy + JObs + Flora of Virginia
kathy at fred.net
Sun Mar 3 11:46:31 CST 2013
The Urban Jungle had a column about Ivy on February 19:
A couple of job openings with the Tamarisk Coalition in Colorado:
The Potowmack Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society invites you to
our March lecture in the series "Celebrating the Natural Communities of
Using the new Flora of Virginia:
A manual to the manual
By co-author Chris Ludwig
Thursday, March 14 7:30 - 9:00 pm at
Green Spring Gardens
4603 Green Spring Road
VNPS programs are free and open to the public. No reservations are
necessary for lectures.
The 1554-page Flora of Virginia contains vast amounts of
information to help beginners through experts understand and appreciate
Virginia's native and naturalized plants. During this talk, Chris Ludwig
will present many features designed into the Flora manual to help us
thoroughly understand these plants.
You are encouraged to bring your copy of the Flora.
Chris Ludwig is co-author of the Flora of Virginia. He is the Chief
Biologist for Virginia's Department of Conservation and Recreation, where
he directs a team of botanists, zoologists, and ecologists in their quest
to identify all of the rare species populations and significant natural
communities in Virginia. He co-founded the Flora of Virginia Foundation,
formed to produce the first modern manual to the vascular Flora of
Virginia. The Flora was published in December 2012.
NOTE: If you do not yet have a copy of The Flora of Virginia, there are
still some copies available from the first printing. They can be
purchased via Amazon at
or via Brit Press at http://brit.org/brit-press/books/virginia
More information about the BSW