North Carolina Natives
Our Plant Gallery with pictures of many of our native plants

Identify Natives of Other States

Comprehensive Identification Resources


May 27, 2007 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Rachel Carson (PDF*), one of the world’s foremost leaders in conservation.

Find out what it means to be a conservation garden (NC Botanical Gardens, University of NC at Chapel Hill).

NC Conservation Programs

NC Land Conservancies

Other Conservation Resources

Growing Natives

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center has a nice listing of NC Native Plant Recommendations.

Gardening for Butterflies

Gardening for Wildlife

Miscellaneous Native Resources