Membership Catagories and Fees

ACTIVE – Fee Based on Yearly Sales (see chart below)

  1. Nursery Business –Any person, corporation or partnership engaged in or owning a nursery business, having definite location of business with appropriate facilities to care for plants, proper watering, facilities for storage and having been actively engaged in the nursery business in a reputable, trustworthy and ethical manner in Mississippi.

  2. Landscape Maintenance –Any reputable person, partnership or corporation engaged in lawn and garden maintenance, pest control, arboriculture, or other services allied with the nursery industry who has a definite business location in the State of Mississippi.

  3. Landscape Contractors and Interiorscapes –Any reputable person, partnership or corporation engaged in landscape and interiorscape contracting that is purchasing plant material and supplying the necessary labor to install said plant material and whose business operation has a definite location in the State of Mississippi.

  4. Landscape Architect -  Any reputable person, partnership or corporation whose principal business is designing or drawing plans for a fee, and whose operations or activities do not qualify them for any other type of membership.

ASSOCIATE – Fee-Based on Yearly Sales (see chart below)

  • In State (Voting) 

  • Out of State (Non-Voting)

Any reputable person, partnership or corporation engaged in the wholesale supply of accessories or services incident to or allied with the nursery business. Any reputable person, partnership or corporation outside the State of Mississippi actively engaged in the growing or selling of nursery stock.    

Yearly Sales:Dues Amount:

$1-$200,000             $100.00 Per Year

Over $200,000        $150.00 Per Year

 

AFFILIATE - $25.00 Per Year

A person employed by an institution or establishment as a professional in the field of horticulture or a related field, or a person pursuing an education (student) in the field of horticulture or related fields. Any employee of an Active Member firm with two regular paid memberships.