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British Columbia is home to about 3,000 species of native plants, including ferns, wildflowers, shrubs and trees. These native plants have co-evolved with animals, fungi, and microbes to form a complex network of relationships. Read more about this month's native plant: Symphyotrichum subspicatum (Douglas' aster).

Native Plants for sale at UBC Botanical Garden plant sale on May 11
More than 50 species of native plants will be for sale at the UBC Botanical Garden's Annual Spring Plant Sale, "A Growing Affair" Saturday, May 11 from 10 am to 4 pm. All these plants have been grown by Friends of the Garden.

Please stay tuned for future NPSBC activities.

Flora ID Northwest - Special Offer
Flora ID Northwest's computer plant keys contain complete descriptive information for all vascular plant species known to grow in British Columbia, the Pacific Northwest and Southwest Canada. They include both native and introduced species. Find out more.

PInk Mountain Biodiversity Research Initiative
The NPSBC is helping an effort to find out more about this ecological treasure of the North – before it's destroyed by development. Click here to find out more and how you can help!

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