NGBH events include regular work sessions at the garden site and occasional lectures and other special events. Check our listing below for upcoming events and highlights. To be notified of events, please join our list using the button below.

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Upcoming Events

2022 Garden Mentor Days

bi-weekly on Fridays

next session Friday, July 1

9AM-12PM

NGBH, Bagaduce Music

49 South St, Blue Hill

Volunteers and visitors welcome!

NGBH-BHHT Native Plant Walk

Tuesday, July 5 (rain date July 6)

10:00-11:30AM

NGBH, Bagaduce Music

49 South St, Blue Hill

Join Blue Hill Heritage Trust and Native Gardens of Blue Hill for a walk from the NGBH gardens at Bagaduce Music through BHHT's Heart of Blue Hill Trail system. This will be a great opportunity to view native plants along the woodland trails as well as in a garden setting! The walk is approximately 1.5 miles round trip and will be led by Dr. Suzanne Morse, NGBH Board Member and Rachel Carson Chair in Human Ecology at College of the Atlantic. Email Landere at BHHT to sign up.

Native Plant Sale

Sunday, September 11

9AM-Noon

NGBH, Bagaduce Music

49 South St, Blue Hill

Regional nurseries will be on site offering a range of native plants and shrubs. Stay tuned for more information as we get closer to the date!

PRESENTATIONS BY NGBH CO-FOUNDERS

Recorded presentations

available on YouTube:

Landscaping with Native Plants

hosted by Green & Healthy Maine as part of its "Home + Energy Chats" series on June 8, 2021

Native Gardens

hosted by Camden Garden Club

on February 16, 2021

Fall Blooms

presented by NGBH in August 2020

Wetland Plants

presented by NGBH in July 2020

Why Use Native Plants in the Garden?

hosted by Blue Hill Heritage Trust in July 2020

2022 Native Plant Sales

NGBH hosts 2 native plant sales each year in collaboration with regional nurseries.

Our first sale of the year on May 28 was a huge success, with over 150 attendees!

Mark your calendar

for our fall sale on

Sunday, September 11!

Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis
Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis

Summer blooming wetland shrub. photo by Martha Moss.

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Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis
Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis

Summer blooming wetland shrub. photo by Martha Moss.

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Cephalanthus occidentalis at NGBH

Photo by Martha Moss

White Admiral on Eupatorium perfoliatum

White Admiral on Eupatorium perfoliatum

Photo by Leslie Clapp