Entries by Mary

Wickford Harbor Islands, Wickford, RI

On the Trail — by Sindy Hempstead WildfloraRI, Winter 2013 Islands are little worlds of their own. Two of these little worlds, Rabbit and Cornelius Islands, eight and nineteen acres respectively grace the north-
west arm of Wickford Harbor in North Kingstown. Both are uninhabited by humans, though not by deer.
In the 1630s the wife of the
Narragansett […]

RIWPS Native Plant Exhibit Wins Three Awards

Edible, Medicinal and Utilitarian Uses of Native Plants: Historic to Contemporary earned 2nd Place for Best in the Show (Non-Profit), 2nd Place for People’s Choice and 3rd Place for the Exhibitors Choice at the February RI Spring Flower & Garden Show.