Work Party and Lecture on the parasitic nature of Castilleja levisecta (Golden paintbrush) and looking at alternative host plants

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The Center for Natural Lands Management is hosting Natalie Footen, a UW grad student, at our nursery, Shotwell’s Landing. Natalie will be talking about the parasitic nature of Castilleja levisecta (Golden paintbrush) and her study looking at alternative host plants.

The talk is on Tuesday, January 29th, from 2-3pm at Shotwell’s Landing Nursery (14447 Littlerock Rd SW). Directions are included below. Before the talk, we will be having a volunteer work day at the nursery to help sow, fill trays, and do general nursery clean up. The work party starts at 9, and people are welcome to join us. Please rsvp to ssvolunteers@cnlm.org, so we can get an estimate of how many people to expect.

Directions to Shotwell’s Landing Nursery:

14447 Little Rock Road SW

Rochester, WA 98579

 

-Take I-5 to exit 95 (the Littlerock exit) about 10 miles south of Olympia.

-Go west to the Stop sign in Littlerock by the Elementary School. (It’s the only stop sign in Littlerock).

-Continue straight for about 100 feet and turn left onto Littlerock Road.

-Go 1.7 miles south on Littlerock Road.  Shotwell’s Nursery will be on your right.