Wyoming Native Plant Society

Welcome to the Wyoming Native Plant Society (WYNPS). Our goals are to encourage the appreciation and conservation of the native flora and plant communities of Wyoming through education, research, communication, and field trips.

Join us in Laramie for the 2021 WYNPS Annual Meeting, June 25-27!  More information about the meeting is available here.

Membership is open to individuals, families, and organizations, including libraries, with an interest in Wyoming’s plant life. Activities include the annual summer field trip, other native plant walks around the state, and the occasional virtual events. Scholarships are awarded each year to¬†undergraduate or graduate students and other researchers conducting work in Wyoming.

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All banner photographs are compliments of Susan Marsh.

Recent Posts

October 2021 Castilleja

The October issue of our newletter is now out and available here.

It features an article on Columbine evolution, highlights from our 2021 Annual Meeting in Laramie, and a trip down memory lane to the beginning of the Teton Chapter (now Teton Plants) of WYNPS.

We also announced in this issue that we will be hosting the 2022 Annual Meeting in Themopolis!

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