Native Plants

Native plants provide a beautiful, hardy, drought-resistant, low-maintenance landscape while benefiting the environment. Native plants need less watering once established, and save time and money by eliminating or significantly reducing the need for fertilizers, pesticides, and lawn maintenance equipment.

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Learn more

  • Our Native Plant Database has plenty of detailed plant information, pictures and characteristics.
  • The Native Plant Resources section also has lots of great information on selecting plants, landscape plans, pollinator-friendly plants and more!
  • Our Local Sources of Native Plants page has a great list of locations to purchase native plants, as well a list of places to see native plants in natural settings.
  • The BRAND NEW Oregon Flora website is a one-stop shop for all your botanical questions about Oregon native plants! Be sure to check out their Grow Natives garden plant selection tool to help you choose the right plant for the right place.