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The Colorado Native Plant Society provides merchandise and books to members and non-members.

The merchandise available at a discount includes books, cds and pamphlets on Colorado native and introduced flora, plant communities, plant conservation, natural history and landscaping. Items such as shirts, magnifiers and tote-bags are also stocked. For a complete list of our stock, and to pay by check, please print out our order form by clicking here. The merchandise shown below is a partial list of our stock and is available through Paypal. You do not need a PayPal account to purchase books. All major credit cards are accepted.

To check on availability before placing an order, please email conpsoffice@aol.com

Note: Tax will be added at the time of checkout and the tax rate will be based on your local tax rate.

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The merchandise available at a discount to members includes special books, CDs, and pamphlets on Colorado native and introduced flora, plant communities, plant conservation, natural history, and landscaping.  Items such as shirts, magnifiers, and tote-bags are also available.  If you prefer to use an order form, please clicking here.  Please remember that you must be a member to use this order form.

Please contact Linda Smith to check on availability before placing an order.

2015 Colorado Native Plant Society Calendar

$12

CoNPS T-SHIRTS, HATS, TOTES, SWEATSHIRTS, MUGS AND MORE NOW AVAILABLE THROUGH CAFÉ PRESS !!
Wide Selection of Sizes and Types – Check it out !
http://www.cafepress.com/ColoradoNativePlantSociety

CONPS Calendar CONPS Hat

 

We have illuminated 20 X Loupe in Stock for $8.00

Flora ID - Colorado (cd) - Interactive Plant Keys and Color Photos for Colorado; all known native and naturalized vascular plants, version 4.1 for Windows 98 - Vista. 

$75

20 x Loupe

Most of the books below have been written by Colorado Native Plant Society Members

Field Guide to Colorado’s Wetland Plants; Identification, Ecology and Conservation; by Denise R. Culver & Joanna M. Lemly, 2013, (paperback, 694 pages, color photos throughout)

$35.00

Manual of the Plants of Colorado, 1964 Second Edition; by H.D. Harrington, cd, Version 2.0

$15.00

Colorado Flora - Eastern Slope, 4th Edition 2012; A Field Guide to the Vascular Plants by William A Weber and Ronald C Wittmann (paperback)

$23.00

Colorado Flora - Eastern Slope Colorado Flora - Western Slope Colorado Flora - Eastern Slope

Colorado Flora - Western Slope, 4th Edition 2012; A Field Guide to the Vascular Plants by William A Weber and Ronald C Wittmann (paperback)

$23.00

Meet the Natives - A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain Wildflowers, Trees and Shrubs; Bridging the Gap between Trail and Garden, 11 th Edition; by M. Walter Pesman; Revised and Expanded by Dan Johnson, 2012; (paperback, 328 pages; color photos throughout)

$19.00

Bryophytes of Colorado: Mosses, Liverworts, and Hornworts [Paperback]

$25.00

Colorado Flora - Western Slope Bryophytes of Colorado: Mosses, Liverworts, and Hornworts

The Valley of the Second Sons: Letters of Theodore Dru Alison Cockerell, a Young English Naturalist, Writing to His Sweetheart and Her Brother About His Life in West Cliff, Wet [Paperback]

$30.00

Attracting Native Pollinators; Protecting North America's Bees and Butterflies.

$23.00

Alpine Flower Finder; the Key to Rocky Mountain Wildflowers Found Above Treeline; Second Edition. By Janet L. Wingate & Loraine Yeatts (paperback, pen/ink illustrations; 135 pages, 4" x 6")

$6.00

The Valley of the Second Sons

Komarek's book is a superb guide for the flora of the San Juans.  It has detailed, easy to use keys, hundreds of excellent line drawings, 64 color photos, and it is all based on the author's extensive field work in the mountains and canyons near her home.

Flora of the San Juans: A Field Guide to the Mountain Plants of Southwestern Colorado [Paperback

]$15.50

Wild at Heart - A Field Guide to Plants, Birds and Mammals of Snowmass - Aspen and the Colorado Rocky Mountains [Paperback]

$27.5

 

Wild About Wildflowers - Extreme Botanizing in Crested Butte, Wildflower Capital of Colorado
[Paperback]

$22.00

Those Elusive Native Orchids of Colorado , by Scott F Smith (paperback, 73 pages, color photos throughout; covers 25+ Colorado orchid species and varieties)

$35.00

Flora of the San Juans Wild at Heart Wild About Wildflowers

Colorado Native Plant Society  members Jan and Charlie Turner have assembled hundreds of their  revealing wildflower photographs from Canyon de Chelly, Mesa Verde, and Red Rocks Park in these handy and beautiful guides.  Most plants are pictured in several photos and are accompanied by informative and accurate details about habitat, growth patterns, uses, etc. Click images to order these books.

Wildflowers of Canyon de Chelly

$10.00

Wildflowers of Mesa Verde

$10.00

Wildflowers of Red Rocks Park

$12.50

Wildflowers of Bandelier

$10.00

Wildflower of Canyon de Chelly Wildflowers of Mesa Verde Wildflowers of Red Rock Park Wildflowers of Mesa Verde

These slim volumes provide excellent step-by-step keys for identifying Rocky Mountain plants.  Included are line drawings, an illustrated glossary,  and information on habitat and flower range.  

Rocky Mountain Flower Finder: A Guide to the Wildflowers Found Below Tree Line in the Rocky Mountains (Nature Study Guides) [Paperback]

$5.75

Rocky Mountain Tree Finder:  A pocket manual for identifying Rocky Mountain Trees (Second edition - paperback) 

$3.50

Common Rocky Mountain Lichens, a Color Guidebook to ; by Larry L. St. Clair (paperback, 242 pages; color photos throughout)

$18.50

Rocky Mountain Flower Finder Rocky Mountain Tree Finder

Song of the Alpine: The Rocky Mountain Tundra Through the Seasons [Paperback]

$15.00

Southern Rocky Mountain Wildflowers
- by Freeman & Schofield
[Paperback]

$14.00; $2.25 shipping

WILDFLOWERS OF THE MOUNTAIN WEST, by Anderson, Gunnell and Goodspeed. Paperback, spiral-bound, 302 pages, color photos throughout.

$20.00; $3.50 shipping

Song of the Alpine: The Rocky Mountain Tundra Through the Seasons Southern Rocky Mountain Wildflowers Song of the Alpine: The Rocky Mountain Tundra Through the Seasons

Step by step keys, 120 excellent line drawings, and 185 color photographs help you identify 295 shrubs and trees of Colorado.  The author, Jack Carter, is Professor Emeritus of Biology, Colorado College.  Jack is known for his enthusiasm for and detailed knowledge of Southwestern flora.  This is the revised and expanded 2006 edition.

Trees And Shrubs of Colorado [Paperback]

$23.00

Trees and Shrubs of New Mexico - Revised and Expanded 2012
by Jack Carter
[Softcover]

$24.00; $4.00 shipping

Common Southwestern Native Plants - An Identification Guide for Native Plants of Colorado, SE Utah, Arizona and New Mexico
[Paperback]

$15.50

 
Trees And Shrubs of Colorado Trees and Shrubs of New Mexico Common Southwestern Native Plants - An Identification Guide for Native Plants of Colorado, SE Utah, Arizona and New Mexico  
 

Priscilla Spears, author of A Tour of the Flowering Plants Based on the Classification System of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group, will be presenting a workshop for the Colorado Native Plant Society this fall. Look at the Workshop page on this website for details.

A Tour of the Flowering Plants Based on the Classification System of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group [Paperback]

$43.00

Intermountain Flora Volume #2A, Subclasses Magnolidae-Caryophyllidae;
by Holmgren et al
NEW FOR 2012
[hardcover]
(Volumes 2b, 3a, 3b, 4, 5, and 6 also available.  Email conpsoffice@aol.com for prices.)

$130.00; $6.00 shipping

Flora of the Four Corners Region by Kenneth Heil, Steve O'Kane, Jr., Linda Mary Reeves & Arnold Clifford; new for 2013; 1098 pages, hardcover; b/w illustrations; 118 color photos

Price:  $67.50
Shipping:  $5.00

 
A Tour of the Flowering Plants Based on the Classification System of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group Intermountain Flora  
 

Recent Addition

Agaves,  Yuccas and Related Plants
-
by Irish & Irish
[hardcover]

$27.00; $3.25 shipping

Alpine Plants of North America
- by G. Nichols
[hardcover]

$38.00; $3.25 shipping

Cacti:  The Illustrated Dictionary
- by Preston-Mafham; [Paperback]
               

$22.00; $2.75 shipping

 

Calochortus, Mariposa Lilies and their Relatives
- by M. Gerritson & R Parsons; [hardcover]

$23.00; $2.75 shipping

Agaves, Yuccas and Related Plants Alpine Plants of North America Cacti: The Illustrated Dictionary Calochortus, Mariposa Lilies and their Relatives

Colorado's Newest & Best Wildflower Hikes [Paperback]

$16.00

Columbines: Aquilegia, Paraquilegia, and Semiaquilegia [Illustrated] [Hardcover]

$22.00

Botanical Latin
- by W.T. Stearn
[Paperback]

$23.00; $3.25 shipping

Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
- by DJ Borror
[Paperback]

$23.75; $1.25 shipping

Colorado's Newest & Best Wildflower Hikes [Paperback] Columbines: Aquilegia, Paraquilegia, and Semiaquilegia [Illustrated] [Hardcover] Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms

Mountain Wildflowers of the Southern Rockies: Revealing Their Natural History [Paperback]

$14.50

Grasses of Colorado [Paperback]

$27.50

Colorado's Best Wildflower Hikes Vol 1: The Front Range [Paperback]

$16.00

Colorado's Best Wildflower Hikes: VOL 3 The San Juans [Paperback]

Out of Stock

Mountain Wildflowers of the Southern Rockies: Revealing Their Natural History [Paperback] Grasses of Colorado [Hardcover] Colorado's Best Wildflower Hikes Vol 1: The Front Range [Paperback] Colorado's Best Wildflower Hikes: VOL 3 The San Juans

Illustrated Keys to the Grasses of Colorado [Paperback]

$7.00

A Simplified Guide to Common Colorado Grasses[Paperback]

$3.25

Island of Grass - A natural history of northern CO prairie ecology
by Ellen Wohl. (hardcover, 224 pages, BW photos)

$20.0

 

Illustrated Keys to Early Spring Wildflowers and Weeds of the Colorado Front Range - Plants that Flower before May [Paperback]

$1.25

Mountain Wildflowers of the Southern Rockies: Revealing Their Natural History [Paperback] Grasses of Colorado [Hardcover] Island of Grass Colorado's Best Wildflower Hikes Vol 1: The Front Range [Paperback]

How To Identify Grasses: And Grasslike Plants [Paperback]

$10.00

How To Identify Plants [Paperback]

$10.00

Northern Colorado Plants - A Field Guide to the Flora of the Northern Front Range Urban Corridor, by Alix Gadd (paperback, 128 pages, color photos throughout) 

$16.00

 

Plant Identification Terminology: An Illustrated Glossary [Paperback]

$17.00

How To Identify Grasses: And Grasslike Plants [Paperback] How To Identify Plants [Paperback] Northern Colorado Plants - A Field Guide to the Flora of the Northern Front Range Urban Corridor Plant Identification Terminology: An Illustrated Glossary [Paperback]

Bringing Nature Home, How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants
-
by Doug Tallamy
[Paperback]

$14.50; $2.75 shipping

Soil Science Simplified
- by Kohnke & Franzmeier; softcover;

[Paperback]

$15.00; $2.25 shipping

Native Plants for High Elevation Western Gardens, 2nd Edition, by Jan Busco & Nancy Morin; color photos throughout; [paperback]

$23.50; $3.50 shipping

Landscaping on the New Frontier
- by Meyer et al
[Hardcover]

$20.00; $3.50 shipping5

Bring Nature Home Soil Science Simplified; by Kohnke & Franzmeier; softcover; Landscaping on the New Frontier; Meyer et al; hardcover;

Gathering Moss, a Natural and Cultural History of Mosses
- by RW Kimmerer
[Paperback]

$15.00; $2.25 shipping

The Kingdom Fungi, Biology of Mushrooms, Molds and Lichens
- by S. Stephenson
[Hardcover]

$27.00; $3.50 shipping

How to Know the Mosses and Liverworts, Pictured Key Nature Series
- by Conrad & Redfearn
[Paperback]

$58.00; $2.75 shipping

 

Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West
-
by Michael Moore; softcover
[Paperback]

$20.00; $3.00 shipping

Gathering Moss, a Natural and Cultural History of Mosses; by RW Kimmerer; softcover; The Kingdom Fungi, Biology of Mushrooms, Molds and Lichens; by S. Stephenson; hardcover; How to Know the Mosses and Liverworts, Pictured Key Nature Series; by Conrad & Redfearn; softcover; Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West, by Michael Moore; softcover;

Wild Plants and Native Peoples of the Four Corners
- by Dunmire & Tierney
[Paperback]

$18.00; $2.25 shipping

A Guide to Plant Poisoning of Animals in North America
- by A. Knight
[Paperback]

$65.00; $3.50 shipping

Handbook of Edible and Poisonous Plants of Western North America
- by Brian Elliott
[Paperback]

$20.00; $2.75 shipping

Medicinal Plants of the Desert and Canyon West
- by Michael Moore
[Paperback]

$14.00; $2.75 shipping

Wild Plants and Native Peoples of the Four Corners; by Dunmire & Tierney; softcover; A Guide to Plant Poisoning of Animals in North America; by A. Knight; softcover; Handbook of Edible and Poisonous Plants of Western North America; by Brian Elliott; softcover; Medicinal Plants of the Desert and Canyon West; by Michael Moore; softcover

Denver Mountain Parks, photos by John Fielder; hardcover; new for 2013

Price: $31.00
Shipping: $3.50

Edible Native Plants of the Rocky Mountains, by HD Harrington, 388 pages; paperback

Price:  $28.50
Shipping:  $3.00

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