We have a new T Shirt. The design is by Trena McNabb, NCNPS Board Member and Artist. Buy one here!
And one on our Education, Kids and Natives page, on the about children gardening.
Kids and Natives
Dr. Mellichamp’s and Will Stuart’s book “Native Plant of the Southeast” is a great reference for incorporating natives into your landscape.
Here is a new reference for Native Plants for Coastal North Carolina Landscapes - Download the PDF by right-clicking the link and selecting “Save link as” or similar.
A wonderful article on Tom Harville’s Natural Garden appeared in the Raleigh News and Observer!
“For great green results, go native”
A new page for searching the Plant Gallery using the drop-down menu driven system found at the top of each plant detail page has been added, to satisfy what gardener’s/new people to the site want to see, “What natives can I put/are right in my garden?”
Wonder who influences the purchase of native plants?
Here’s a great article on the Green Swamp by Mark Sullivan.
Coastwatch Autumn 2010 features a pertinent article by Pam Smith titled, NATIVE PLANT SPECIES: THE SOLUTION. A worthy read!
Take a look at Trena McNabb’s Winston-Salem Journal article.
Trena’s Wildflower Meadow
The Town of Carrboro has adopted the NCNPS list of “severe threat” invasive exotic plants into their planning rules. Click To Read Article
We are now on Twitter!
Our first Video!
in Events/Picture Albums/Field Trips
New “Browse All Pictures” feature in the Plants Gallery!
(ordered by common names)
Check out the improving Plant Gallery! There are new additions and we are adding more information about the plants. Also check out the power of the new search features in the Plant Galleries!