FNPS Promotes

the Preservation, Conservation, and Restoration of the Native Plants and Native Plant Communities of Florida.

We provide scientifically sound information on native plants, their habitats, the wildlife that depends on them, and their management and culture

Slide show photographs by Shirley Denton


Conference Registration is OPEN !

Posted March 21, 2017

Check out the conference info and register NOW!

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Fox 13 Features Consumer Alert For Native Milkweed

Posted March 21, 2017

Fox 13 in Tthe Tampa Bay area recently featured a Consumer Alert informing people to make sure they buy the correct, native milkweed to help support monarchs.  FNPS members Scott Davis, Louie Castillo and Bruce Turley of Wilcox Nursery are interviewed. Want to learn more about monarchs and native…

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The Latest From The Blog

Posted March 15, 2017
Added by Donna Bollenbach
Wednesday's Wildflower: Venus Looking-Glass
Submitted by Roger Hammer
The blog has a new look, and our first post to show off the new design features Triodanis perfoliata, Venus Looking-glass. 
Read the entire blog here.  To see the new home page of the blog click here
By going to the home page of the blog, you can scroll down to see any blogs you may have missed. You can search (click the magnifying glass in the upper right corner), share any blog by clicking the universal carrot symbol on the upper right of each blog) More features will be added soon. 

Why Sponsor the FNPS Conference?

Posted March 11, 2017
Added by Donna Bollenbach
It is almost time for the 37th annual FNPS conference! You may have been asked to be a sponsor of the conference, but why? What are the benefits for the sponsor?
Submitted by Andy Taylor, FNPS Development Director

Florida Wildlife Federation Chooses FNPS as Conservation Organization of the Year!

Posted February 21, 2017
Added by Shirley Denton for Catherine Bowman

The Federation chose FNPS because of the conservation work conducted by the organization year after year.  

Award Announcement

If you would like to attend the award banquet, tickets can be purchased from the Florida Wildlife Federation.  Banquet information and accommodations information can be found in their newsletter at http://www.fwfonline.org/Newsletters/2016/FFWN_30_2.pdf.  Check out the native plant and bee articles in the same newsletter!

FNPS thanks the Florida Wildlife Federation for  giving us this prestigeous honor!

2017 Annual Conference Speakers

Posted December 28, 2016
Added by Juliet Rynear

Connections:  Above and Below.    What an all-encompassing theme! It implies links, associations, bonds, assemblies, and networks. But it also refers to the way things relate and interact. Our speakers are leading authorities on the connections between plants, landscapes, wildlife and people. 

Click here for a sneak peek at some of our speakers for 2017.