Who we are
California Native Plant Society is a diverse mix of scientists, gardeners, students, conservationists, and horticulture experts. Together, we’re each doing our part to save and celebrate California’s incredible native plant heritage.
Long Beach resident, Blanca Diaz, is changing her community’s connection to plants and the natural world. Through her organization Tierra y Flora and an inspiring Instagram presence, she’ invigorating a movement between Southern California indigenous cultures and the plants that make it home.
From the Blog
Available for download now. In this special issue of Fremontia, we explore a few of California's urban wildlands through the lens of native vegetation and wildlife recovery projects.
Tish learned from CNPS how to replace a hillside with 30 year-old ice plant to a flourishing native plant garden. She loves all the birds that now visit her garden.
Behind the scenes with the author of the new CNPS Press book, Illustrated Flora of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks.