Welcome to the Colorado Native Plant Society Site

The Colorado Native Plant Society is dedicated to furthering the knowledge, appreciation and conservation of native plants and habitats of Colorado through education, stewardship and advocacy.

2014-2015 Workshops
Details and Online Registration

The Colorado Native Plant Society Workshops are exceptional learning experiences for professional and amateur botanists alike.  Workshop presenters are experts on Colorado flora and are very generous in sharing their knowledge and time. They come with plant samples and hands-on exercises designed to expand your plant identification skills and ecological understanding.

Workshop details (pdf)
Mail in registration form (pdf)


CoNPS Volunteer Webmaster transition

Our sincere thank-you to Aaron Davenport who has been our Webmaster for almost two years, and to Yongli Zhou for several years prior to Aaron.  Aaron is now back in school, in addition to having a full-time job and has asked us to find a new webmaster.  We will miss his expertise.



1st Place - Native Plants                                           1st Place - Native Plant Landscape
Loraine Yeatts                                                                           Tom Zeiner             
Penstemon hallii                                                              Saxifraga austromontana     

     1st Place - Artistic                                                 1st Place - Native Plant with Wildlife
    Skot Latona                                                                            Audrey Boag             
Mountain Mahogany swirls                                               Monarda fistulosa with Hyles lineata  


2014/2015 CoNPS Workshop Schedule Now Online

Call for Abstracts--High Altitude Restoration Conference




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