CNPS Orange County Chapter

Protecting and celebrating our local flora


The CNPS Orange County Chapter is one of 35 statewide chapters working to protect and celebrate California’s native plants.  We invite you to get to know us at our monthly meetings, field trips, and other fun events. It’s a great way to learn about your local flora, make a difference, and have fun!


From hikes and rare plant treasure hunts to gardening, learn about different ways to get involved.

Gardening with Natives

Get inspiration and helpful information from our local native horticulture experts.

Native Plant 101

Learn the facts about native plants, including what plants grow here in Orange County.

Fall Native Plant Sale

October 28th, 9 am – 4 pm
A great way to kick off the fall planting season!

See event details!

Did you know?

California is a biodiversity hotspot. Our golden state has more native plant species than any other state in the nation. A third of those species are found nowhere else on Earth!

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