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 Colorado Native Plant Society Annual Meeting And Rare Plant Symposium

The 2014 Annual Meeting will be hosted by the Northern Chapter on Saturday, October 4, at
the Northside Aztlan Center on the north edge of Old Town Ft. Collins. Group rates have been
arranged at 2 nearby motels, and there are many other lodging options.

A social is planned at the Rio Restaurant on Friday night, following the Rare Plant Symposium.

A number of Sunday fieldtrips are being finalized.

For Details and Registration, click here !

CoNPS Needs a New Volunteer Webmaster !

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.

Please contact Jan and Charlie Turner if you would like to volunteer to be the new CoNPS Webmaster – jlturner@regis.edu.

September Seed Swap and Plant Sale in Boulder

Saturday, September 20, 201412 pm to 2 pm
Joint meeting with Colorado Native Plant Society and Front Range Wild Ones


1st Place - Native Plants                                           1st Place - Native Plant Landscape
Loraine Yeatts                                                                           Tom Zeiner             
Penstemon hallii                                                              Androsace septentrionale     

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


2013/2014 CoNPS Workshop Schedule Now Online

CoNPS Members Start New Gore Range Chapter

Volunteer for CoNPS Summer Conservation Projects

Arkansas River Valley 'Over the RiverT' Project




Click for membership information.