• Welcome to Our Site

    We hope you'll find what you're seeking about native plants in Marin.

    Events Calendar

    Get a look at all of our upcoming events. You can RSVP here.

    Newsletter

    Published seven times a year, our news is available here in color.

    Plant of the Month

    Learn about a featured Marin native plant in bloom now.

    Wildflower Reports

    See what members have recently spotted in the wild, and share your own report.

     

  • Joe Kohn and Ken Howard Memorial Scholarships
    2015–2016 Academic Year

    The Marin Chapter of CNPS is pleased to offer Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships.
    Please see details on the CNPS webpage:
    Scholarships


     

  • 2015 Native Plant Week

    April 11-19, 2015

    For this Fifth Annual California Native Plant Week, the Marin Chapter is planning several events.

    Get the available details here

     

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Learning Resources

Learning Resources

For further research use the following links for photographs and wildflower identification.  Additionally, see the links to other organizations, societies and discussion forums.

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MarinFlorasmThe new edition of John Thomas Howell's classic 1949 Marin Flora is co-authored by Wilma Follette, Catherine Best, and Frank Almeda, Senior Curator of Botany at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco, and is a joint project of the Marin Chapter of the CNPS and the California Academy of Sciences.    

Hard-back copies now ON SALE!                                                                                                                                                                                           

CNPS Wildflower  and  Grasses Posters

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