CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY
California Native Plant
2707 K Street Suite 1
The California Native Plant
Society is a statewide nonprofit organization of amateurs
and professionals with a common interest in California's
native plants. The mission of the Society is to increase
understanding and appreciation of California's native
plants and to preserve them in their natural habitat
through scientific activities, education, science, and
Monthly Vegetation Restoration Work
Smith Road, So of Hwy
Native Plant Sale
Last Saturday in
Contact (559) 243-0815
Join the California
Society Membership includes the quarterly CNPS journal, Fremontia: the quarterly Bulletin, which gives statewide
news and announcements of Society activities and conservation
issues; and Sequoia Chapter newsletter, Carpenteria (www.cnps.org/join)
For information about the Sequoia Chapter of CNPS (Fresno and Kings County), phone (559) 243-0815
Web Sites with Native Plant Information
CNPS Web site
CNPS policy on sowing wildflowers
Proposed UC MERCED web site Information
Explanation with detailed, reproducible diagrams of the parts of a flower.
Activity sheet by Scott Foresman Science.
The California chaparral is a plant community composed of small shrubs and bushes that are adapted to fire.
Explanation of why chaparral is important, with excellent graphics.