New Name. Deep Roots.
New England Wild Flower Society is now Native Plant Trust! Read about the name change and our history.
Our 2019 Hours
Analysis Shows Staggering Plant Extinctions
A new analysis of global research published in Nature Ecology & Evolution reveals that nearly 600 plant species have gone extinct in the past 250 years, twice the total extinctions of mammals, birds, and amphibians combined. Help save New England's rare plants by donating to the Seed Ark, our project to bank the seeds of our region's 388 globally and regionally rare species by 2020. Donate now or learn more.
New Canaan's Diverse Habitats
Join us on Saturday, June 29, 10 a.m.-noon, for a ramble through meadows, woods, marshes, and orchards on New Canaan Nature Center's 40-acre property, in Connecticut. Register here!
A Way to Garden, with Uli Lorimer
In her popular podcast, Margaret Roach chats with Director of Horticulture Uli Lorimer about choosing the right native plants for your garden. Photo Lise Ulrich.