• Save the Date

    Annual Chapter Potluck and Slideshow

    Lucas Valley Community Center,
    1201 Idylberry Rd.
    San Rafael, CA 94903

    Saturday, September 13, 2014, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Join members, families, and friends for an evening of
    delicious food, beautiful pictures, and good company.

    More Details

     

  • Welcome to Our New Site

    We have rebuilt the site from the ground up with all your favorite content!

    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.

     

  • CNPS Educational Grants Available

    The CNPS Educational Grant application period has opened.
    Proposals are due on Sept 30.
    Please see details on the CNPS webpage:
    CNPS Education Grants


     

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Plant Identification

 


 PlantID.net

Combines many photos, captions and field ID tips to help you identify the flower in front of you.

PlantID002

Mountain Home to West Point, on southern Mount Tamalpais.

PlantID003

Common Marin Thistles

Other PlantID.net Marin Plant Identification Guides include:

Marin Manzanitas

Marin Irises

Marin Acorns


 Wildflower Search Engine

Search for western wildflowers by location, color, shape and time.   3,282 plants indexed.


 Flower Sheets for Marin

Sheets showing twenty thumbnail images of plants for the chosen area.


Species Guides for Marin and the SF Bay Area

Descriptions with photos of various species and communities occurring in Marin.