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Year of the Wildflower

2013 is the Year of the Wildflower in North Carolina's state parks. North Carolina State Parks will be bursting with blooms and activities in 2013.

A series of full-day wildflower ID workshops are scheduled in state parks this spring.

March 27th, Kerr Lake State Recreation Area
April 1st, William B. Umstead State Park
April 4th, Eno River State Park
April 10th, Pilot Mountain State Park
April 15th, Falls Lake State Recreation Area
April 16th, Hanging Rock State Park
April 16th, South Mountains State Park
April 23rd, Stone Mountain State Park

More to come... For more info, visit our teacher & educator training database

Take a Mother’s Day wildflower walk at Lake James State Park. Join the May 4th Wildflower Festival at Pettigrew State Park. Check out our calendar of events for a variety of programs across the state. Year of the Wildflower bandana

Before hitting the trail, pick up our new collectible Wildflower Wonder bandana at the park office for only $4 www.ncparkstore.com/wildflowerbandana2013.html

Our Boom-Boom-Bloom page aims to help park staff and educators with wildflower resources.