“Biological diversity is the key to the maintenance of the world as we know it.”
~ E.O. Wilson, Biodiversity
Signal your support for native plants and the Grow Native! program by becoming a 2014 Grow Native! Patron, and receive great benefits. The Missouri Prairie Foundation, which manages the successful Grow Native! program, is making more great information and networking possible for a wider audience through program activities, the Grow Native! website, which receives 80,000 visits a year, and our upcoming annual Grow Native! Professional Member Conference. Between 60 and 100 seed and plant growers, native plant retailers, landscape architects, wildlife habitat professionals, and other individuals passionate about the benefits of natives are expected to come together at this event. Become a patron before Nov. 6 to receive recognition and benefits at the annual Grow Native! Professional Member Conference and all year long. Read the Patron Invitation letter (PDF) and the Patron Rewards Matrix (xls). Make your patron gift on-line with a credit card if you wish.