White Mountain

Hello and Welcome to the White Mountain Chapter!

Our chapter covers all of Navajo and Apache counties, but welcomes native plant enthusiasts from Greenlee and northern Gila Counties also.

Our focus is hands-on learning through native plant walks, presentations and classes.

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Stay up to date on our events and plant walks by following us on Facebook and Instagram.
If you would like to join our monthly newsletter, send a message to Jess Rollar and we’ll be sure to get you added!

Chapter Leadership

Name Role Contact
Jess Rollar President aznpswhitemountain@gmail.com
Anita Thompson Educational Coordinator
Bob Rollar Treasurer
Michelle Straight Master Gardener

Volunteering Opportunities

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Chapter News

June 27, 2024 Presentation

Posted on Jun 07, 2024

Natural History Institute in Prescott, AZ has a free talk coming up on June 27th which may be of interest to members of your group. Carrie Cannon, a professional Ethnobotanist with the Hualapai Tribe of the Grand Canyon, will be giving a lecture on “Plants of the Mojave Desert and Traditional Tribal Uses” at 7pm AZ Time on Thursday, June 27th. *The event is free, but space is limited, and registration is required to attend. Use the Eventbrite link above to register.

If you or any member of your group would like to attend in person, it would be a wonderful opportunity to connect with the Prescott Native Plant Society co-presidents and members who will be in attendance. The talk can also be live-streamed remotely at this link on our Youtube channel. The live-stream recording will be posted on the Flagstaff chapter YouTube channel for you to watch at your convenience if the timing of the event doesn’t suit you well.

Please Join Us for These Events

Posted on Mar 07, 2023

Hello, Plant Friends!
On March 4, 2023, we had a table at the Sustainable Living Expo at the Show Low Elks Lodge. It was such a great event! We were thrilled to meet so many of you who stopped by the table to say hello and chat about native plants.

Our table raffle basket winner was Jacci, congrats! We will have another raffle basket at a later event, it was great fun!

We want to keep everyone updated on our upcoming events!
March Meeting: Starting Native Plants Workshop
Join us for the first workshop of our new Gardening with Native Plants series! This is for all ages and material will be provided with a hands on workshop. We’ll be going over the seed starting basics when it comes to native plants and showing you ho to start native seeds. You’ll be able to take home your potted seed!

Host: Michelle Straight – Master Gardener

When: Saturday, March 25th at 10:15 am – noon
Where: Snowflake-Taylor Library 418 West 4th St S Snowflake, AzMore Upcoming EventsOur events are always free (unless noted), but we do encourage you to become a member of the Arizona Native Plant Society. Your membership and support of AZNPS helps to ensure that our vital education, conservation, and plant sciences work continues to grow and bloom.

Spring Art Journal + Photo Walk 
Come join us for our first art journal and photography walk where we will share tips and methods on how to document native plants in creative ways using a sketchbook or camera.
Host: Jess Rollar (local sketch artist) and Bob Rollar (local nature photographer)
When: Saturday, April 8th from 9 am – 10:30 am
Where: Show Low Creek Meadow 769 S White Mountain Rd, Show Low, AZ

2nd Annual Native Plant Sale
Save the date for our upcoming native plant sale! This time we’ll be indoors and away from the high winds, we’re partnering up with the wonderful White Mountain Nature Center this year.
When: Saturday, May 3 from 10am – 1pm
Where: White Mountain Nature Center 425 N Woodland Rd, Lakeside, AZ

Join us for these upcoming events

Posted on Aug 30, 2022

Saturday, September 10th

Native Plant Walk at the West Fork Little Colorado River (near Greer, Az)

9:30am to 11:30am

A map will be posted on our Facebook page soon.

Event is listed here on FB: https://fb.me/e/B1YirGka7

Saturday, October 1st

Native Plant Walk at Big Springs Trail (Lakeside, Az)

9am to 11:00am

Event is listed here: https://fb.me/e/2Ow6Xb4Qe


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