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Welcome to Folsom Native Plant Society
We are the Native Plant Society of St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

Schedule of Our Meetings:

May 17, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. - At the home of Walter Clifton, Abita Springs, LA.

June, July and August - No Meetings During Summer Vacation

September, 2015 - TBA
October, 2015 - TBA
November/December, 2015 - TBA

Driving Directions: Check your newsletter for directions.

New Members are always welcome. The April meeting is usually a plant swap.

For current information about meeting times or to post pictures please visit the FNPS Facebook page. We have posted many native plant photos and links. Members can also post photos and comments. If you need help identifying a plant, then post a picture on FNPS Facebook and we'll do our best to help.

Our Study Focus continues to be Reseeding/Multiplying Flowering Native Perenials, Pollinator Attracting Natives and Sustainable Gardening.

For questions or directions email us at folsomnativeplants@gmail.com or yborde@aol.com.

Consult our on-line list of seasonal blooms in the Education section for a list of spring blooming native plants with links to pictures of each.

If you are thinking about doing some sustainable gardening or some landscaping using native plants, you might want to visit the following sites:

Be sure to check out the page, the FNPS Projects and People, to find out more about the good works that we do to help preserve and protect the native flora and the land and water of St. Tammany Parish.

For information about landscaping with native plants check out our page about Creating Native Plant Gardens and also our Gardening with Native Plants feature on the Education page. You'll find advice from FNPS experts about how to grow, propagate and landscape with plants native to Louisiana.

Our Purpose:
The purpose of our group is to protect, perpetuate, and propagate the abundant native plants of St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, and adjacent areas, focusing primarily on our native wildflowers, which are fast disappearing; and to discourage pollution of our water and ground so basic to their survival.

Latest Newsletter:
Newsletters are in Adobe PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you don't already have this utility, download it here. We are a little behind in archiving our newsletters. This will soon be rectified.

Be sure to see our Native Plant Gallery!

Take a look at this pictorial guide to southeastern Louisiana's indigenous plant species! Photos copyright by Yvonne & Al Bordelon.

The FNPS wants to thank Jimmie Canter for promoting the idea of a website and special thanks goes to her daughter, Emily, for it's design. And a big thanks also goes to Yvonne Bordelon for the continual updating of this website.

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Contact FNPS - folsomnativeplant@gmail.com

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