Virginia Collection Sites
The 2013 Growing Native season is now OPEN for collection sites in Fairfax County. Last day to drop-off seeds is Saturday, October 19th.

Fairfax County  



Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment
Saturday, October 5, 10 AM to 12 PM
Lubber Run Park, N. Columbus St & 2nd St N, Arlington, VA
For more information, please click here

Arlington National Cemetery
Sunday, October 13, 12 to 3 PM
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington VA
For directions, please click here

Come out and join us at Arlington National Cemetery for our annual Growing Native seed collection! Walk the historic grounds collecting, identifying, and bagging native hardwood seeds!

The event will take place from 12 PM to 3 PM and we will meet at the Visitors Center for registration. To pre-register or for any questions contact Lien Vu at

If you've already collected seeds and would like to drop them off, you can do so at this event as well!

Cub Run RECenter
Saturday, October 19, 9 AM to 11:30AM *LAST DAY TO DROP OF SEEDS
4630 Stonecroft Boulevard, Chantilly, VA 20151

Volunteer-led environmental fun for you, yet critical to the health of the rivers and streams around you. Growing Native is a volunteer seed collection organization designed to encourage individuals, families, grass root citizen groups, clubs, students, government employees to "Get Nuts for Clean Water". Bring seeds collected from your home. For further inquiries, please contact Yoon Lee 703-817-9407.

Cub Run RECenter
4630 Stonecroft Boulevard
Chantilly, VA 20151
Drop-off Site Coordinator: Yoon Lee

Walker Nature Education Center

11450 Glade Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Drop-off Site Coordinator: Sharon Gurtz
Phone: (703) 476-9689

8601 Georgia Avenue, Suite 612, Silver Spring, MD 20910 | | p (301) 608-1188 x205 | f (301) 608-1144