The Washington Native Plant Society is a forum for individuals who share a common interest in Washington’s unique and diverse plant life. For more than 35 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.
What's NewBotany Washington 2015: Late Spring in the East Cascades, Peshastin, WA
Botany WA. is an annual event co-sponsored by the Washington Native Plant Society (WNPS) and the University of Washington Herbarium at the Burke Museum (WTU). Our goal is to provide an outstanding learning opportunity for participants of all botanical skill levels. Click on the link above for more information and to register.
Knowing your grasses is critical to many fields of science and practice. This 3 day workshop consisting of an intensive hands-on approach which combines classroom work and field study can benefit anyone from scientist to steward...novice to expert. This workshop will focus on both native and naturalized grasses. Instructor: Clay Antieau. Click on the link above for more information and to register.
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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.
Habitat Education Activities and Resources
Lessons, ID cards, posters, and a "how-to" garden manual.
Native Plants for Western Washington Gardens and Restoration Projects
Find native plants suitable for any project.
Starflower Restoration Resources
Restoration strategies and case studies.