Oregon Native Plants and Native Compatible Resources
Recommended reading and resources chosen by Rick Brownell, Mahonia Nursery’s manager.
Oregon Native and Native Compatible Plants
Great Plant Picks Northwest Native Plants Great Plant Picks is an educational program committed to building a comprehensive palette of outstanding plants for maritime Pacific Northwest gardens. Great Plant Picks is one of the educational outreach programs for the Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden, providing a forum for sharing horticultural information with the wider gardening community.
Randy Stewart Landscape Design Blog Randy’s blog, specializing in horticulture & landscape design, includes plant profiles and model home design albums.
Native Plant Society of Oregon For nearly 50 years, members of the Native Plant Society of Oregon have been visiting the wild places of Oregon to enjoy, conserve, and study its natural vegetation.
The Oregon Flora Project The mission of the Oregon Flora Project is to serve as a comprehensive resource for the vascular plants of Oregon that grow without cultivation, and to foster effective use of this knowledge by all citizens.
Introduced, Invasive and Noxious Plants & Pests
Invasive Plants Poster These are just a few of the invasive plants affecting Oregon.
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Oregon introduced, invasive and noxious plants.
Oregon Invasive Species Council 100 worst list
Oregon Noxious Weed Profiles The noxious weed policy and classification system includes Oregon’s official noxious weed priority list as designated by the Oregon State Weed Board (OSWB). Oregon Department of Agriculture has compiled profiles of the weeds listed by OSWB. Profiles include information about the weed, images, and locations in Oregon.
Nursery Pests Oregon State University invasive pest management.
Key Exotic Plant Species in Oregon Portland State University – Oregon Biodiversity Information Center