Native Plant Society of Texas

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“Bring Back the Monarchs to Texas” Grant Program

TX, United States

The 2022-2023 "Bring Back the Monarchs to Texas" garden grant season is open! Pollinator protection is one of the easiest ways to make a positive difference in the world. Create a Monarch garden using native plants in a public space in Texas–where the public can see and learn from it. Please apply - grants ofRead More

Free

Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP), Level 4 Class: Stewardship of Native Plant Communities

TX, United States

The Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP), Level 4 Class: Stewardship of Native Plant Communities is presented via zoom by the Native Plant Society of Texas. The NLCP Level 4 class covers: What land stewardship is and why it matters Applying stewardship - from urban yards to large natural areas Threats to natural habitats and resultingRead More

$65

Native Plant Society of Texas 2023 Spring Symposium

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center 4801 La Crosse Ave., Austin, TX, United States

Join us at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in South Austin on Saturday, February 25. Our featured presenters include: David Bezanson, The Nature Conservancy, “Conservation Projects 2023” Ricky Linex, Native Plant Society of Texas, “Riparian Vegetation – Creekside Tour” Charlotte Reemts, The Nature Conservancy, “Dealing with KR Bluestem and Other Invasive Plants” Laurel TreviñoRead More

$35

Dragonflies: Aerial Pest Control

Online

Beautiful, intricate, active predators throughout their lives, the best natural mosquito control, and numerous in Texas—DRAGONFLIES! Sam Kieschnick will lead us in an exploration of these amazing insects. Learn all about their biology, their importance in the ecosystem, and how they do what they do. We’ll also talk about how to document these predators andRead More

Free

Native Landscape Certification Program Class: NLCP Level 4 San Antonio – Hybrid

Online

NLCP is a series of day-long classes that teach best practices for native plant landscaping – including wildlife habitat gardening. Classes are adapted to the ecoregion in which they are offered and include an indoor training session and a plant identification section. We show you how to use native plants in the landscape; you willRead More

$65

Native Landscape Certification Program Class: NLCP Level 4 San Antonio – Hybrid

Medina River Natural Area 15890 State Hwy 16 S, San Antonio, TX, United States

NLCP is a series of day-long classes that teach best practices for native plant landscaping – including wildlife habitat gardening. Classes are adapted to the ecoregion in which they are offered and include an indoor training session and a plant identification section. We show you how to use native plants in the landscape; you willRead More

$65

2023 In-Person Native Plant Society of Texas Fall Symposium

Fredonia Hotel & Convention Center, 200 N Fredonia St, Nacogdoches, TX 75961 200 N Fredonia St, Nacogdoches, TX, United States

The Native Plant Society of Texas has assembled a remarkable schedule of recognized experts to speak about the astounding East Texas Pineywoods Plant Communities. The symposium is open to anyone interested in learning how to restore and preserve our state’s rich and diverse native plant communities. Highlights include plenary and concurrent sessions, workshops, field trips,Read More

$90 – $230

2023 Virtual Native Plant Society of Texas Fall Symposium

Online

If you can't join us in person, join us online for the Native Plant Society of Texas (NPSOT) annual fall symposium from Nacogdoches, TX celebrating the Pineywoods native vegetation! The Society has assembled a remarkable schedule of recognized experts to speak about the astounding East Texas Pineywoods Plant Communities. The Virtual event will include live-streamingRead More

$50

Native Plant Society of Texas Spring Symposium

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center 4801 La Crosse Ave., Austin, TX, United States

The hybrid Native Plant Society of Texas 2024 Spring Symposium is coming to the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center March 2nd; register now to celebrate native plants and attend in person or stream the event live, and receive event recordings. You'll learn about a native plant initiative in Lewisville, Texas; plant propagation; Texas butterflies, mothsRead More

$25 – $65
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