Upcoming Events


Friday thru Sunday, Sept 7th thru 9th.  New Mexico Native Plant Society State Conference, right here in Silver City !  Click *here* for more info

Plant-lovers may also be interested in the Arizona Native Plant Society Botany Conference to be held in Sierra Vista on July 28 and 29, 2018. For more information check their website at http://aznps.com/

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