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Native Plants = Healthy Habitats

  Texas Native Plant Week October 16 - 22

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WHAT IS A TEXAS NATIVE PLANT?

One definition is plants that were growing naturally here when the European settlers came. This is the tacit definition many botanists and native-plant enthusiasts seem to use. Read more.

The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center maintains a database where you can look up plants by common name or scientific name and determine whether they are considered native in a particular area.  Native Plant Database

WHERE TO FIND NATIVE PLANTS & WHAT TO PLANT

MONARCHS & MILKWEED

UNDERSTANDING INVASIVES

Download a brochure on the Dangers of Invasive Species from Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.

Search the Texas Invasives Database to find out if a plant in your area is an aggressive, non-native that competes with native plants for resources.

TAKE A CLASS

Take a class to learn how you can use native plants in your home landscape. Find a class near you.

GO OUTSIDE

National Wildlife Federation’s Get Outside Program (with information on making a difference at home, in your backyard, at school, on campus and in your area).

BioBlitz!

While outside participate in the NPSOT Challenge BioBlitz 2022 during Texas Native Plant Week.

 

 

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2019-2024 Strategic Plan Approved

by State NPSOT Planning & Development Committee More Info

 

Demo Gardens_Internet Resources March 2021

Demonstration Gardens

O.S. Gray Natural Area

2021 W Abram St, Arlington, TX 76013

https://goo.gl/maps/nkgTJf4KxGJvmBj78

 

Pollinator Garden at River Legacy Park

701 NW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76006

https://goo.gl/maps/mBLaukforhWNXRG77

 

Butterfly Garden at Knapp Heritage Park

201 W Front St, Arlington, TX 76011

https://goo.gl/maps/5KJ2HNLDx9oE93Vv9

 

Pollinator Garden at Randol Mill Park

1901 W Randol Mill Rd, Arlington, TX 76012

https://goo.gl/maps/RXSnXz2WPRA6CmfK7

 

Forest Park Pool Monarch Waystation

2850 Park Place Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76110

https://goo.gl/maps/PtmCjYpPpXEaQarm7

 

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