January 17, 2017
Bryophytes for Beginners!
CNPS has a new chapter: The Bryophyte Chapter! As founding president of this new CNPS chapter, Paul Wilson will reveal what is a 'bryophyte'? He will offer us a fun-filled introduction to their lives. Paul will also integrate attractive photos of local species. Learning a few of these will promise to greatly increase the naturalist mojo of all attendees. Expect to be regaled thusly! ...more
The California Native Plant Society is a statewide nonprofit organization seeking to increase understanding and appreciation of California's native plants and to preserve them in their natural habitat through scientific activities, education, conservation, and restoration.The San Diego Chapter serves San Diego and Imperial counties. We invite you to come to our meetings and field trips, learn more about the flora of our state, and meet people who share your interest in native plants.You may email direct general questions about native plants or the chapter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chapter Store - Browse our books, posters, CD's and more at chapter meetings and the plant sale.
Education and Community Outreach - Outreach and Educational Materials Available for Free!
Event Calendars around the County - Links to Calendars
Field Trips - Explore diverse plant communities from the coast to the desert.
Gardening with Natives - Grow natives. Find out why and how.
~~~California Native Plant Profiles - with links to a one page informational pdf with photos
~~~How to Brochures - 23 pdf's
~~~Landscape contractors, designers, landscape architects and restoration services
~~~List of Native Plant Nurseries
Invasive Plants -Information and links on invasive plant eradication and control projects
Mini Grant Project
The San Diego Chapter of CNPS supports small projects that further the Society’s mission of promoting the understanding and appreciation of California's native plants and how to conserve them and their natural habitats.
Native Gardening Committee Blog
A new blog dedicated to all aspects of native gardening.
Native Plant School Garden program
San Diego CNPS has developed a new Native Plant School Gardens program to provide resources to teachers, parents, and students interested in installing native gardens at their schools.
Outside Resources - Find other local environmental organizations and botanical resources.
Sunset Cliffs Linear Park Project - A cooperative effort between the city of San Diego and the CNPSSD Gardening Committee
Vegetation Committee Activities - Rapid Assessment vegetation surveys
January 28 - Field Trip
10:00am Details here...
February 8 - Garden Committee Meeting
For location and time, email email@example.com
February 11 - Field Trip
Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve
7:45am Details here...
April 1 & 2 - Garden Native Tour
9:30am to 4:30pm Details here...
Volunteer Opportunities with CNPS San Diego
Email List Server
Here you can join the San Diego community in exchanging information relevant to the appreciation and conservation of San Diego's native plants, including education, science, advocacy, horticulture and land stewardship. To sign up for the listserve please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn about the native flora of San Diego County and beyond, the use of native plants in gardens and the conservation and management of rare and endangered plants and habitats.
For sale at all our Chapter Meetings
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