Promote the preservation, conservation and restoration of the native plants and native plant communities of Florida

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Use the Plants tab above for all kinds of local Broward native plant information or email us if you can't find what you need there. Use the Calendar tab above for our next meeting or event. Don't forget to check out the most recent eNewsletter at the News tab above.

October 2015 Florida Native Plant Month (click for expanded view)
          by Proclamation of the Broward County Board of Commissioners


"Sustainability, the capacity of the human species to live on earth without ruining it, comes into sharp focus as the realities of climate change, species extinction, and water shortages become obvious. Our work, and your work, to make native landscaping easier for home-owners and commercial landscapers is a grassroots effort to make our cities and developed areas more sustainable." The following video by Janine Benyus of Biomimicry.net is about the big picture goal of making cities sustainable:

Richard Brownscombe, Chapter President

The short film below was produced, directed, and filmed by Jennifer Brown. Debra Klein conceived it and the FNPS Education Committee (Debra Klein, Ellen Broderick, and Richard Brownscombe) was executive producer. Enjoy this field trip with Roger Hammer and Craig Huegel.

Florida Kissimmee Prairie Wildflower Walk from Florida Native Plant Society on Vimeo.

Looking for native plants for your garden? Don't get discouraged! Fill out our new Native Plant Wishlist form. We'll help locate a nursery that sells them. Don't forget to indicate the pot sizes you prefer.

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Published on  07.10.2015