LINPI offers the opportunity to learn how to handle native seed and/or propagation native plants.  In exchange for your valuable time, we offer an array of work days, where you will learn to identify species by seed, germinate seed, and care for plantlets.  You're welcome to join us for any or all of the events.

Please RSVP if you plan on attending.

Schedule - Fall Seed Collection Events - 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.


Pitch Pine Cone Gathering Days!

October 20, 2016 - Spinney Road Flanders, NY (Please contact for Location) Raindate (Oct 21)

November 9, 2016 - Dwarf Pine Plains, 624 Old Riverhead Road, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978 (Raindate Nov 10)

 RSVP is required:  Please bring gloves, sunscreen and insect repellent. Refreshments provided. 





LINPI is a 501(c)3 organization. Please consider making a tax deductible donation today. Your support helps LINPI continue to grow and go to seed.  
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The Long Island Native Plant Initiative (LINPI) is an all-volunteer cooperative effort of over 30 non-profit organizations, governmental agencies, nursery professionals, and citizens.  The mission of this organization is to protect the genetic integrity and heritage of Long Island native plant populations and thus biodiversity from a landscape to genetic level, by establishing commercial sources of genetically appropriate local (ecotypic) plant materials for use in nursery, landscaping, and habitat restoration activities.


As a 501(c)3 organization, LINPI can only grow and go to seed with your continued financial support. Please consider making a tax deductible donation today.  To make a donation, please click on the PayPal button below.