Welcome!

Please join fellow native plant lovers, gardening aficionados and habitat restorers at the Native Plant Society of Texas – Houston Chapter. Enjoy and learn about our local native Texas plants. Gain experience, enjoyment, fulfillment and friendships putting the “wild” back into our local wildscapes.

NEWS FLASH – 2016 Wildscapes Workshop Update

Information on our 18th annual Wildscapes Workshop (Sept. 10th), new venue and Early Bird registration is now available. Click Here to go to the 2016 Wildscapes Workshop page or click here to download full color flyer in PDF format. NEW THIS YEAR: Sponsorship Opportunities – Be a Wildscapes event sponsor. Click here for sponsorship information, benefits and levels.

Next Chapter Meeting: Thursday, July 21, 2016

Speaker / Topic

Matt Singer, Galveston Bay Foundation

“Habitat and Water Conservation within the Galveston Bay Watershed”

6:45 pm Meet & Greet with Refreshments

7:30 pm Chapter Meeting followed by speaker

Houston Arboretum, 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

Click here for more details

All of our activities, such as our monthly meetings and field trips, are open to the public and nearly all are free. Go to “Native Plant Lists” tab to get information about native plants for the garden.

Click here for Information/Topics for future Monthly Meetings of the Native Plant Society of Texas – Houston Chapter.

Click Here for our monthly Environmental Event Calendar consolidated by Linda Knowles (for June/July 2016)

NEW: Click here for NPSOT – Houston Chapter Summer 2016 Newsletter

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Our activities include (click photo for more information on each activity):

Monthly Meetings on Third Thursdays of the month at the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center, 4501 Woodway Dr. 77024

2014 Wildscape Workshop & Native Plant: Sale Saturday, September 13, 2014. Keynote speaker is Dr. Doug Tallamy, author of "Bringing Nature Home" and new book "Living Landscapes"

November Meeting: Annual Plant & Seed Swap and Potluck

Field Trips: 3 in Spring & 3 in Fall.

Volunteer with Us on Workdays at the Native Plant Garden in the Houston Zoo. Photo taken on June 6, 2014