Upcoming Events


Friday thru Sunday, Sept 7th thru 9th.  New Mexico Native Plant Society State Conference, right here in Silver City !  Sign up soon, field trips and workshops are filling up fast. Click *here* for more info

To view the GNPS calendar, including upcoming field trips and programs, click *here*


Special Fund-Raising Raffle

Purchase tickets to win this beautiful quilt, created by Eli Sorensen, plus other great prizes !  

The quilt is 6′ 6″ x 3′ 8″, with 44 native plants hand painted on silk.

Second Prize

Rothrock’s Basketflower (Plectocephalus rothrockii),a photograph taken by Elroy Limmer and float-mounted on metal. It is approximately 11″x14″ in size.

Third Prize

A signed original poster by Jim Brandenburg from his book Chased by the Light. Framed and matted, it is approximately 19″ x 25″ in size.

The raffle drawing will be on Oct 19th at the GNPS October Meeting.  You don’t have to be present to win.  Each raffle ticket costs $5.00, or 5 tickets for $20.00.  Proceeds go to the Gila Native Plant Society.  To purchase ticket(s), write a check to: Gila Native Plant Society, PO Box 457, Silver City, NM 88062