The Washington Native Plant Society, WNPS
"To promote the appreciation and conservation of Washington’s native plants
and their habitats through study, education and advocacy."
The Washington Native Plant Society is a forum for individuals who share a common interest in Washington’s unique and diverse plant life. For almost 40 years WNPS has
been a great source for native plant information and action. Your active membership
strengthens the Society’s role as the voice for our native plants. Please join us today.
Join us for
Botany Washington 2016
An annual WNPS / WTU Event
Spring on the Olympic Peninsula, Jefferson County, WA
Kopsiopsis hookeri (Vancouver Groundpine)
Photo by Ann Weinmann
Olympic Peninsula Lowlands
Base Camp: Fort Worden State Park, Port Townsend
May 13-15, 2016
Registration is OPEN on February 1st, 2016 FULL DETAILS
Find newsletters and event updates for your local Chapter here.
Join us for weekly topics and discussion on Botanical Rambles,
the Washington Native Plant Society Blog.
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.
The WNPS Photo Contest for the 2017 Calendar is here!
Consider entering your best shots of Washington's native flora in the WNPS Photo Contest.
26 winners are selected by a volunteer committee for the annual calendar. The calendar is a fundraiser for the local chapters around the state. One winner will also be selected to support the Native Plant Appreciation Week 2016 poster.
Photos must be submitted by March 14, 2016 to be considered.
Find out more here.
Still available in the Online Store:
2016 WNPS NATIVE PLANT CALENDAR
The 2016 Native Plant Calendar of the Washington Native Plant Society is available now to buy in the on-line store.
Over 3,000 native plants contribute to the biodiversity of Washington while providing habitat and food for birds, fish,and other animals. Enjoy the beauty of Washington's wildflowers and native flora throughout 2016. All photographs are images submitted by members of the Washington Native Plant Society, and your purchase of this calendar supports the work of WNPS.