Promote the preservation, conservation and restoration of the native plants and native plant communities of Florida

Native Parks 1 & 2

Native Parks 1 & 2 provide an opportunity to see native plants in a garden setting. Click here to see more about these award winning parks.

Native Plant Resources

Where to buy native plants

Serving all of Duval, Nassau and Clay Counties.

General Meetings are back via Zoom until further notice.

We meet at 6:00 PM on the first Tuesday of each month except for July, August, and December. Meetings are open to the general publc and all are welcome to attend.

Program schedule:

  •  Jan. 16th Saturday 9am - Field trip to Fort George Island

Attendance will be limited to no more than 20 people, please email ixiachapter@gmail.com to register.

  • Feb. 2nd Tuesday 6pm - Ixia Meeting with presentation by Pete Johnson "Crosby Sanctuary: Duval Audubon's Nature Preserve in Orange Park."
  • Feb. 27th 9am - Field trip to Crosby Sanctuary 


The Ixia Chapter team:

President:  Cate Hurlbut - catehurlbutixia@yahoo.com

Contact Cate Hurlbut via e-mail to arrange for any mailings to the chapter.

Vice President:  Adam Arendell - adamarendell@gmail.com

Chapter Representative:  Nicholas Freeman - nicholasfreeman@gmx.com

Membership Director:  Vacant - Volunteer for this position!

Secretary – Walter Bryant

Treasurer – Betsy Smith

Webmaster:  Adam Arendell - adamarendell@gmail.com

Native Park Coordinator: contact for issues or questions, Nicholas Freeman - nicholasfreeman@gmx.com


The mission of the Florida Native Plant Society is to promote the preservation, conservation, and restoration of the native plants and native plant communities of Florida.