MONPS 2022 Summer Field Trip

Join us for our next MONPS weekend! We will be visiting several sites near Festus / Pevely, MO beginning the afternoon of Friday, June 3 and wrapping up on Sunday morning, June 5. Field trips will include sandstone glade, woodland, … Continue reading

2022 Stan Hudson Research Grant Awardees

The Stan Hudson Research Grant is awarded annually to college or university students to assist them with funding for research projects involving Missouri native plants. The grant honors the late H. Stanton Hudson, a longtime member of the Missouri Native … Continue reading

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

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