Each finger is further divided into a series of triangular segments (pinnules). WNPSAdministrationContact usDirectoryBylaws and PoliciesHistory and AwardsAnnual ReportsSTORERenew/Buy MembershipMake a DonationWNPS Products, PROGRAMSConservationEditorial/CommunicationsEducationEducation - StarflowerResearch & InventoryWNPS StewardsGET INVOLVEDDonateMembershipEventsCalendarWNPS Annual Events, CHAPTERSCentral Puget SoundCentral WashingtonColumbia BasinKoma KulshanNortheast WashingtonOkanoganOlympic PeninsulaSalalSan Juan IslandsSouth SoundSuksdorfiaWenatchee Valley. Extremely winter hardy, Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (Bearberry) is a slow-growing, creeping, evergreen shrub with trailing red stems studded with small, leathery, shiny, obovate, dark green leaves, up to 1 in. Domesticated for fruit production, Amelanchier alnifolia (Serviceberry) is a deciduous, upright, suckering shrub with four seasons of interest. long (2.5 cm). It is filled with educational briefs about Washington plants and their communities, news of issues facing preservation of native plant species, book reviews, details of local and regional presentations, and major membership news. Text boxes support partials, so "americ" in the Genus species box can bring up Lysichoton americanus. Becoming a contributing member of Gardenia is easy and can be done in just a few minutes. PLANTSNative Plant DirectoryArea Plant ListsGardeningGardening - StarflowerInvasive SpeciesEthnobotanyWA EcosystemsContact Office: emailProtector.addCloakedMailto("ep_80b2c712", 1); Contact Webmaster: emailProtector.addCloakedMailto("ep_2ad184ac", 1); Stay up-to-date with a monthly email from WNPS. Use our interactive toolsto design your dream garden. There are many benefits in growing native plants. Borne on conspicuous red stems which rise above the foliage, they give way to pea-sized glossy scarlet berries in summer. Only plants will be removed from the collection. Ideal to complement colorful perennials in beds or borders, award-winner Pearly Everlasting (Anaphalis margaritacea) is a rewarding bushy perennial topped with bountiful clusters of long-lasting, buttonlike flowers which are perfect for dried floral arrangements. Washington Native Plant Society. Incredibly attractive, Adiantum aleuticum (Maidenhair Fern) is a deciduous or semi-evergreen, perennial fern with graceful, bright green fronds which open like the fingers of a hand atop upright, shiny, purple-black wiry stems. Accept A low-growing western native, Antennaria parvifolia (Small-Leaf Pussytoes) is a stoloniferous, mat-forming perennial forming a beautiful carpet of fine-textured, broad spatulate to oblanceolate, silver-gray leaves that remain attractive year-round.