California’s plants – people – places

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CNPS Flora magazine launched in 2017 as the newest addition to CNPS publications. Published quarterly, each issue includes inspiring interviews, conservation updates, native gardening advice, and beautiful photo essays. We hope you enjoy this membership benefit!

Fall 2018

Growing Strong
Honoring the past, looking to the future

In this issue:

  • Taking a Stand
  • Ohlone Culture Revitalized
  • Native Gardening for HOAs

Flora is a quarterly print magazine available only to CNPS members.


Recent issues

Summer 2018

Restoring the North Coast’s Rock Gardens, Reflections on Citizen Impact, The Race to Stop the Shot Hole Borer, and Botanical Day Trips

Spring 2018

Read about Vernal pools, advice for year-round color, and conference photo, art, and botanic tattoo contest winners.

Winter 2018

Featuring behavioral ecologist Doug Tallamy, the North Coast dunes, and the Re-Oak Wine Country effort.

Flora Archives

Volume 1

  • Fall 2017
    Esri’s Jack Dangermond on an extraordinary world. Plus fall native plant recipes, Tejon Ranch, and Ford Ord restoration.

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