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                    "To promote the appreciation and conservation of Washington's native
                         plants and their habitats through study, education and advocacy."

                Thank you, to all the members of the community that supported
                           Washington Native Plant Society during
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 WNPS Spring Membership Renewal is NOW!  Renew before June 30th.

The benefits of membership include the WNPS publication "Douglasia". 
Look for our 40th Anniversary Special Summer Edition in mailboxes now.
Celebrate the history of WNPS with us!
NEW members registering with us will receive a copy while they last!

Upcoming WNPS Events:             

2016 Study Weekend - The Wenatchee Mountains
An Annual WNPS Event

REGISTRATION Closes FRIDAY!  May 27th - Sign UP Today!

  June 17-19, 2016                                                                    
 Event Headquarters:  Wenatchee River Institute       

 The Wenatchee Valley and Central Washington Chapters               
  invite you to join us for the Annual Study Weekend,
  this year based in Leavenworth to explore the Wenatchee         
  Mountains. Our area of interest includes much of the mountain
  area between Leavenworth and Cle Elum, which is the home to
  diverse plant communities and a number of endemic species.

 For WNPS members, please JOIN to attend.

 Registration has been extended to May 27, 2016!  Full Details 


Full Weekend more that you can attend?  Consider Joining us for our 40th Anniversary Celebration, Saturday night only!  Celebrate at the Barbeque Dinner at Red-tail Canyon Farm 5:30 pm (dinner served starting at 6 pm) followed by guest speaker Jack Nisbet, 'Chasing Bisquitroot' 
Dinner Only registration $25.00 per person.  Register HERE

Know Your Grasses:  The Identification & Appreciation of Grass         

Clay Antieau, Instructor                                      
June 22-24, 2016
Hitchcock Hall, University of Washington

Registration & course information Full Details


Aquatics Plant Workshop 2016

Peter Zika; Instructor
August 23-24, 2016
Hitchcock Hall, University of Washington

Registration & course information:  Full details

NEW WNPS Native Plant  Stewardship Training
South Sound Chapter; Tacoma Nature Center  Full details
Community-based stewardship programs are made possible                    
by the generous funding support of Jane and John Titland.



Congratulations Grand Prize Photo Contest Winner:                                            
Ted Alway, Derby Canyon Natives, Peshastin
COMPOSITAE Gaillardia aristata

Washington Native Plant Appreciation Week
April 24 - May 1, 2016  Full Details   
The Native Plant Appreciation Week Calendar is a great resource with Events & Things to do around the State:  NPAW Calendar of Events...

There are some events of interest yet to come in May on this calendar!                             



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Washington Native Plant Society's Blog.



Revision of Hitchcock & Cronquist Flora of the PNW

The University of Washington Herbarium (WTU) at the Burke Museum is officially embarking on an update to the one-volume "Flora of the Pacific Northwest".  Find out more and how you can help.





Updated: May 24, 2016
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