Los Angeles/Santa Monica Mountains Chapter

Protecting and celebrating our local flora

The Los Angeles/Santa Monica Mountains Chapter is one of 35 chapters within CNPS.  Our region includes the Santa Monica Mountains, San Fernando Valley, West Los Angeles and Santa Monica.

NEW FIELDTRIP!   UPRIGHT MILKVETCH RARE PLANT WALK, MONDAY, MAY 27, 8:00 AM, PACIFIC PALISADES AREA
Tuesday Evening Program: June 11, 2024, 7 pm.
Planting our California Natives in Summer and Feeding the Wild Things
Presented by Bob Sussman
Virtual Program via Zoom
Tuesday Evening Program: May 14, 2024, 7 pm.
Tree and Shrub Associations by Foraging Birds in Southern California Black Walnut Woodlands
Presented by Natasha Khanna-Dang
Click here to view the recording on YouTube
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Matilija poppy (Romneya coulteri) Photo: Marie Barnidge-McIntyre

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