The Original CA Native Plant Journal

Juniperus grandis alpine. Credit J. Bisbee.

Enjoy in-depth articles and scientific perspectives from today’s leading, native plant experts. Beautiful, thematic issues from byrophytes to chaparral. Fremontia is published twice a year and is free to CNPS members.

Vol. 47, No. 2

Conifers of California

In this issue:

  • Revisiting California’s Big Trees: A Selective History
  • A Once and Future Forest: Interview with Emily Burns of Save the Redwoods League
  • Piute Cypress: An Intriguing Past and Uncertain Future
  • Subalpine Sentinels: Understanding & Managing Whitebark Pine in California
  • Limber Pine’s Wild Ride with Climate: Up, Down & All Around
  • Coming to Terms with the New Normal: Forest Resilience & Mortality in the Sierra Nevada

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Recent Issues

Fremontia Wetlands Cover Vol. 46, No. 2. Darlingtonia californica fen in the Siskiyou Wilderness

Vol. 46,  #2

In this issue: Beyond Plants: Wetlands for  Wildlife, Paleobotany of Coastal Californian Wetlandscape, Vernal Pools: Biodiversity, Biogeography, Threats, and Conservation.

Vol. 46, #1

An exciting issue on urban-wildland interface, sponsored by the Schwemm Family Foundation. Learn about this issue and download your free copy now!

Vol. 45, #3

An in depth look at the botanical history and current status of the Islands of the Californias. Issue is also available in Spanish.