Welcome to Wild Ones St. Croix Oak Savanna, Stillwater, MN

Our chapter sponsors monthly programs on native plants and natural landscapes.

  • Meetings are free and  the public is welcome. Come join us if you’re interested in gardening with native plants and enjoying natural landscapes.
  • Our 2017 meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month at the  FamilyMeans Building, 1875 Northwestern Ave. in Stillwater.  Socializing begins at 6:30 pm with our speaker at 7 pm.
  • Garden tours/field trips are typically held on weekends. and occur year-round. See our Chapter Calendar for details on all programs, tours and field trips.
  • Read about the benefits of membership.
  • We co-sponsor (with MN Wild Ones chapters) an annual  Design with Nature Conference every spring.


 Tuesday, April 18 — Lynn Steiner: Grow Native: Bringing Natural Beauty to Your Garden

7:00 pm – 8:45 pm FamilyMeans building, Stillwater, MN

Local author and garden writer Lynn Steiner will discuss her latest book, Grow Native: Bringing Natural Beauty to Your Garden. Lynn is well-known as the author and photographer of several books that advocate for the effective use of native plants in the typical home landscape. She also writes a column for the Northern Gardener magazine titled “Northern Natives.” Lynn lives with her husband and two cats on a 115-year-old farmstead in northern Washington County, where she enjoys tending her gardens and watching the progress of her restored prairie, savannah, and oak woodland. Lynn is a member of our Wild Ones St. Croix Oak Savanna chapter.

Tuesday, May 16 — Heather Holm:  BEES: An Identification and Native Plant Forage Guide

7:00 pm – 8:45 pm FamilyMeans building, Stillwater, MN

Heather Holm is a Wild Ones member, author, landscape designer, and consultant specializing in pollinator landscapes and native landscape restorations. She will discuss her new book  BEES: An Identification and Native Plant Forage Guide. Heather is a passionate advocate for the use of native plants to attract and support pollinators, beneficial insects, and wildlife. We’ll have copies of Heather’s book for sale at a discount. 


Click here to read the President’s Update for the Annual Membership Meeting.



Wild Ones Mission

Wild Ones: Native Plants, Natural Landscapes promotes environmentally sound landscaping practices to preserve biodiversity through the preservation, restoration and establishment of native plant communities. Wild Ones is a not-for-profit environmental education and advocacy organization.