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St. Paul’s School for Boys – 9th Grade Service Day at Irvine Nature Center!

September 26, 2013 - Irvine Volunteers, Latest

St. Paul’s School for Boys did an excellent job on their Day of Service at Irvine Nature Center! The boys were given the task of removing multiple invasive plants as well as suppressing another. An invasive plant is one that out-competes its neighboring plants for resources, such as nutrients, water, sunlight (or shade), and ability… Read more »

Weekly Green Tip – “Fitness for Flowers”

August 22, 2013 - Executive Director, Latest

I was recently handed a slim volume called “Fitness for Flowers” with the subtitle of “How to make cut flowers and foliage last longer.”  While at Irvine we do not allow the cutting of flowers much less any native flora, we do recognize that many of our friends and members have a passion for horticulture… Read more »