Nativar Position Statememt

The Missouri Native Plant Society was founded to promote the enjoyment, preservation, conservation, restoration, and study of the flora native to Missouri. To uphold these values, we oppose the use of cultivars derived from native species, called “Nativars”. These horticultural … Continue reading

Missouri Botanists Big Year Competition

  Missouri Botanists’ Big Year Competition by James Faupel, Project Creator and Admin Restoration Ecologist, Missouri Botanical Garden    We are incredibly excited to announce the first annual Missouri Botanists’ Big Year Competition! This competition is being held on the … Continue reading

MONPS Awards

1) Plant Stewardship: Jeff Cantrell Jeff has been an advisor for the Missouri Master Naturalist (MMN) Chert Glades chapter since helping establish the group in 2005 and also assists with the Lake of the Ozarks chapter. He donates the majority … Continue reading