The Kentucky Native Plant Society was founded in 1986 for everyone interested in the native plants and wildflowers of Kentucky Plants are essential to both the well-being of our Commonwealth's natural ecosystems and our enjoyment of its unique environment. With members in Kentucky and neighboring states, the Kentucky Native Plant Society is a leader in promoting education about, appreciation for, and conservation of our native flora.

Our mission is to promote education, preservation, and protection of Kentucky native plants and ecological systems.

Fall 2014 Newsletter

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KNPS presents the 2014 Kentucky Botanical Symposium
Friday, October 24 and Saturday, October 25
at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest in Bullitt County

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We lost a great KNPS member.

Tom Barnes passed away Sunday morning at his home. You can read the Lexington Herald article by clicking here.

Kentucky Native Plant Stewardship Certification
Classes for 2014 are now Full

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KENTUCKY’S NATIVE ALTERNATIVES TO INVASIVE PLANTS A GUIDE FOR LANDSCAPERS AND GARDENERS

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Our General Email: info@knps.org