North Carolina Native Plant Society

Watch 10 minute video about Native plants for Pollinators!

Learn about a
Wildflower Meadow

Gardening with Native Plants

Gardening with native plants is the best way to support the food chain because the pollinators need our native plants. Quick links below.

Recommended Plants and Trees

Landscaping Tips

Habitat Certification

Invasive Plant List



Speaker Bureau

Plant ID and Plant Gallery

Id a plant, find plants by searching characteristics, and see detailed pictures. Our plant pictures show the flower, the seeds, the stem, and the leaves.

View the Plants and Trees

Grants and Scholarships

The NCNPS offers four funding sources that support projects to achieve our mission. Details are in the READ MORE section for each grant and scholarship.

Grants and scholarships Overview

Shinn Scholarship Fund View Application

BW Wells Grant View Application

Alice Zawadzki Land Conservation Fund View Application


Education is an important and major part of our mission. Find out what we do.

Click here to browse Books recommended by our members.

Or click here to see the latest newsletter.


Explore the many resources we have on our web site: places to go, gardening, and conservation.

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