Welcome

Welcome to the Kerrville Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas!


TX wildflower pic Kerrville NPSOT program meetings take a break for the summer –

Our next meeting will be in September, 2015

Meanwhile, if you would like to join us in maintaining the NPSOT gardens at Riverside Nature Center, please contact us using the Contact Form


The Spring 2015 NICE! Plant is “Milkweed”Butterfly weed

See the NICE! page to read about milkweeds that you can grow to support Monarch butterflies


 

 Why native plants?


(Hover over the poster above to stop the slideshow; use arrows left and right or buttons above to navigate)

– The poster series “Why Native Plants?” was created by the Kerrville Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas for the Exhibit “Wildflowers and other Natives,” displayed at the Riverside Nature Center during the spring and summer of 2014.


NPSOT table Fall 2014Anne Brown, Edna Platte, Shannon Smith, and Linda Bullard staff our table at the Fall Native Plant Sale and Festival at Riverside Nature Center the first weekend in October.


 

Native Plants To GoSandra and Scott Magee’s free downloadable books may be accessed at http://csmapps.webs.com/.  To learn more, click here.


IMG_0824The Kerrville Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas maintains two native plant beds at the Riverside Nature Center. These gardens provide demonstrations of landscaping with native plants.  Please visit them to get ideas for your own landscaping and to enjoy whatever may be blooming when you visit.

Help Preserve the Health and Beauty of the Hill Country–
GET TO KNOW NATIVE PLANTS…and NURTURE THEM!