As a service to the public, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center collects information on native plant societies, conservation groups, governmental agencies, botanical gardens, arboreta, and other plant-related organizations across the United States.
Native Plant Society of Texas
Address: 320 W. San Antonio St.
P.O. Box 3017
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Phone: (830) 997-9272
Fax: (866) 527-4918
Organization Scope: State/Regional
Organization Type: Native Plant Society
Services this organization provides
- Support research with grants, awards, etc.
- Publish research
- Provide educational programming
- Open to the public
- Membership program
- Offer public programs, trips, seminars, etc.
- Native plant sales
Native Plant Focus: Our organization's primary activities are to educate the public about the benefits of both preserving native plants in the wild and utilizing them for landscaping.
Publications: NPSOT News (quarterly)
Description: The purpose of the Native Plant Society of Texas is to promote the conservation, research and utilization of the native plants and plant habitats of Texas, through education, outreach and example. The Native Plant Society of Texas was founded in 1980 and currently has over 1,800 members in 32 Chapters. Chapters provide activities such as Field trips, Plant rescues, Native plant sales, Restoration projects, and Highway plantings, NPSOT publishes a newsletter for it state members and hosts two annual conferences, one of which is traditionally held at the Wildflower Center.
Last Update: 2007-04-12
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