Dedicated to the preservation of California's native plants
The mission of the California Native Plant Society is to increase understanding and appreciation of California’s native plants and to conserve them and their natural habitats through education, science, advocacy, horticulture and land stewardship.
California Native Plant Society - San Luis Obispo Chapter Annual Potluck Banquet Saturday, January 21, 2017 5:30-9:30 pm $10 per person, plus a pot luck item for the dinner Morro Bay Community Center 1001 Kennedy Way, Morro Bay - - - Social Hour - 5:30 pm Buffet Style...read more
Caliente Mountain is the highest spot in the County, and forms the western side of Carrizo Plain National Monument The oak on Caliente Mountain. is Tucker's oak, a scrub oak with blue-green, spiny leaves that stands a little over head height but can reach to 7 meters....read more
Invasive Species of the Month: Iceplant (Carpobrotus edulis) Iceplant is a perennial in the Aizoaceae family, native to South Africa and grows in sandy areas on the coast from Eureka to Baja. This succulently leaved plant is overwhelming and carpets the land. I've...read more
O.K.... so we’re not Vermont. However we do have some pretty fall color displays. If you like the gold of aspen, you will see the same colors in our closely related cottonwood stands, both trees belonging to the genus Populus. Cottonwoods are riparian trees, and the...read more
Both of our weekend outdoor events have been CANCELLED due to threat of rain
- Saturday San Luis Creek Restoration Project volunteer day
- Sunday Reservoir Canyon and the Bowden Ranch field trip
Our annual banquet in the relatively dry Morro Bay Community Center and will take place as scheduled.
Attending the Banquet Saturday 1/21?
- We need volunteers to come at 5pm to help set up the room. We only have 30 minutes to get set up, so many hands are needed.
- We also need people to stay a few minutes after and help put the tables and chairs away, etc.
- And Highway 41 will still be closed, so plan accordingly.
Thank you. See you Saturday!
CANCELLED SLO Creek Restoration 10:00 am
CANCELLED SLO Creek Restoration
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
*** CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN *** Join CNPS-SLO and the City of SLO in this volunteer event to improve the overall health of the San Luis Obispo Creek.We are removing invasives and planting natives. Water,[...]
CNPS-SLO Banquet 2017 5:30 pm
CANCELLED Reservoir Canyon and the Bowden Ranch 9:00 am
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