Native Plant Society of Texas

Our Work

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Bring Back the Monarchs to Texas

Help us bring the Monarchs back to Texas! Did you see the Monarchs migrating north in the spring? Or maybe you saw the Monarchs flying south through Texas to return

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Grants & Scholarships

The Native Plant Society of Texas offers grants and scholarships to Texas university students pursuing studies in Texas native plants, conservation and restoration, biology, horticulture, or related fields.

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I-35 Monarch Waystations

Monarch waystations on Interstate 35 The Native Plant Society of Texas designed and installed Monarch Waystations featuring native pollinator plants at Texas Department of Transportation highway rest stops in Hill

Native Landscape Certification Program

The following classes are currently scheduled. This information is subject to change. Check back later for additional classes. Fall 2023 Class Registration will begin August 1st at 8am. The schedules

NICE! Native Plant Partners

The NICE Native Plant Partner program is a collaboration between the Native Plant Society of Texas and local nurseries around the state to offer native plants that are right for the local environment. Texas

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Our Annual Awards

The Native Plant Society of Texas recognizes both individuals and organizations with its annual awards and contests. Memorial Awards are selected by the Awards Committee chaired by the president-elect. The committee

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Our Symposia

Since its inception the Society has held an annual gathering or members’ meeting. In 1991 the Native Plant Society of Texas initiated an educational project designed to explore the ecology

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Speakers Bureau

Thank you for your interest in finding someone who “speaks” native plants and other related topics. You’ve come to the right place! This page was developed to help you find

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Texas Native Plant Week

What is Texas Native Plant Week? To recognize the role of native plants in conservation and to provide incentive for schools to teach children about the importance of native plants,