Austin Chapter

Native Plants for the Austin Area

Helping you find the perfect plants for your landscape

Search for plants that are just the right fit for your landscape using our NPSOT Native Plant Database.

Read what inspires us to use native plants in our landscapes with an excerpt from Natures Best Hope by Doug Tallamy

Picture of a Iris brevicaulis with hummingbird

If you want to collect plants you find in the wild, there are right and wrong ways to do it. Learn how to do it correctly and respect property rights

Plant lists appropriate to the Austin area, including both Edwards Plateau and Blackland Prairie

See plant lists for every ecoregion in Texas.

Pinpoint your ecoregion with an interactive map of the Texas ecoregions.

We care as much about eliminating invasive plants as we do about growing natives. See a list of Texas invasive species and some native species replacements.

Explore our monthly native plant selections for the Plants of the Month.