A statewide organization of native plant enthusiasts.
The Oakleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea Quercifolia) has been designated and named as the official state wildflower of Alabama. Photographer: Fred Nation
The Blanche Dean Chapter of the Alabama Wildflower Society encompasses the greater Birmingham area. Our meetings are held at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. See our meetings and events page for upcoming meetings and field trips.
Click on the links below, from the new online Encyclopedia of Alabama, for additional information about two of our founding members Blanche Dean and Mary Burks.