Regional Plant Societies

Crazy about cacti? Wild about wildflowers? Bonkers over bonsai? Whatever your plant passion, there’s sure to be a local plant society that can help you feed the fever! Click on the links below to learn more.


American Orchid Society
(Mid-America Regional Judging Committee)
Diana Plahn, (314) 965-5007

Belleville Area Rose Society
Bob Hellmer, (618) 939-5673

Bonsai Society of Greater St. Louis
Ted Piekutowski, Jr., (314) 831-8703

Boxwood Society of the Midwest
Barbara O’Brien, (314) 966-5308

Federated Garden Clubs of Missouri, Inc.

Gardeners of America (Ozark Region)
Don Delmez, (636) 723-2274

Gateway West Gesneriad Society
George Kloppe, President

Greater St. Louis Daffodil Society
Jason Delaney, (314) 577-0234

Greater St. Louis Dahlia Society
John Fox, (314) 894-0855

Greater St. Louis Daylily Society
Kathy Pinkas, (618) 304-5907

Greater St. Louis Iris Society
Craig Hughes, (314) 428-8991

Henry Shaw Cactus Society
Eric Driskill, (314) 757-4201

Metropolitan St. Louis African Violet Council
Susan Hapner, (314) 434-6397 – Region 7 East Central States

Mid-America Regional Lily Society
Fred Winterowd, (314) 423-5313

Mid-Illinois Iris Society
Ernie Henson, (618) 822-6584

Missouri Botanical Garden Daylily Association
Chick Buehrig, (314) 389-8261

Missouri Mycological Society

Missouri Native Plant Society
George Yatskievych, (314) 577-9522

North American Rock Garden Society, Gateway Chapter
Sandy Evertowski, (636) 463-1698

Orchid Society of Greater St. Louis
Dr. Erin Vasconvesses,

Rose Society of Greater St. Louis
Robyn Wilkerson, (636) 225-3852

St. Louis Carnivorous Plant Society
Deborah Stopsky

St. Louis Evening Herbalists
Susan Haddock, (314) 961-8964

St. Louis Herb Society
Nancy Kirchhoff, (314) 249-6395

St. Louis Horticultural Society
Jim Seithel, (314)781-3051

St. Louis Hosta Society
Jeff Hall, (314)-729-1808

St. Louis Hydrangea Society
Kim Reiss

St. Louis Water Gardening Society
Ginny Mueller, (314) 808-7000

Webster Groves Herb Society
Marge Wilhite, (314) 968-0632

West County Daylily Club
Chick Buehrig, (314) 389-8261

Wild Ones Natural Landscapers, St. Louis Chapter
Scott Woodbury
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