Welcome to Grow Native!

Grow Native! helps gardeners, farm owners, and planners support biodiversity in their local, Midwest landscapes.



Start Here

What makes a plant "native," and why use native plants?



Dig In

Use our Native Plant Database to compare plants and plan your landscape



Help Pollinators

How you can help butterflies, bees and more with native plants



The Grow Native! program is operated by the Missouri Prairie Foundation, a nonprofit conservation organization.

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Love native plants? Help conserve them in original prairie habitats by becoming a member of or making a donation to Grow Native's parent organization, the Missouri Prairie Foundation.
Support Native Plants

Website generously supported by these Grow Native! Sponsors Missouri Department of Conservation Landesign Greenscape Gardens U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Missouri Wildflowers Nursery Prairie Whisper Gardens Forrest Keeling Nursery The Lawn Company Great Rivers Greenway Pure Air Natives Native Landscape Solutions, Inc. Bohn's Farm and Greenhouses The Nature Conservancy of Missouri Taylor Creek Restoration Nursery Sugar Creek Gardens