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Membership Levels and Fees

The Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association invites you to join this active organization. Simply fill out the LNLA membership form and become an LNLA member today!

The LNLA has a calendar-year dues structure as follows:

Regular Members
Any corporation, partnership, firm or person engaged in any facet of the green industry or other related business with a definite address and appropriate facilities having further been actively engaged in the nursery and landscape business in a reputable, trustworthy and ethical manner.

Annual Gross Sales Dues
$0 - $249,999 $100.00
$250,000 - Above $150.00

Associate Members - $150.00
(1) Reputable persons, firms, or corporations within the state of Louisiana engaged in the supplying of accessories incidental to the nursery and landscape business. OR (2) Associate members (outside Louisiana) shall be reputable persons, firms, or corporations outside the state of Louisiana actively engaged in the growing and selling of nursery stock or supplying of accessories incidental to the nursery and landscape business.

Affiliate Members - $25.00
A person or persons employed in any capacity in any nursery or landscape industry or establishment, or allied industry shall be eligible for an affiliate membership.

Student Members - No Charge [includes emailed newsletter - if USPS mailed newsletter is desired, a fee of $25.00 is assessed]
Any student actively enrolled on a full-time basis in a Louisiana university and majoring in horticulture or a closely allied field.

Governmental Agency/Educational - $25.00
Any person actively employed by a governmental agency or educational institution and having a job responsibility in horticulture or a closely allied field.

Retiree Members - $25.00
Any person formerly actively employed in horticulture or closely related field and having been a paid member of LNLA before retirement from that employment.

Join or Renew Membership

If you are applying for membership or wish to renew your current membership in the Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association, please download the application form in Adobe .pdf format here or Microsoft Word .doc format here.



Complete the form and enclose check or money order for the appropriate amount of dues made out to LNLA. If renewing membership, please write the word "dues" on the check or money order.

Remember to put both the application and the payment in the same envelope.

Mail to:

  • Louisiana Nursery & Landscape Association
  • c/o Cari Jane Murray
  • 126 Bertel Drive
  • Covington, LA 70433

Why become a member?

A membership with the Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association is a mark of quality for your business.  Members of the LNLA also enjoy a variety benefits, perks and services which are listed below.

Read on for more information!


Being a member of a professional organization enhances and sets standards for the entire industry. There are many benefits associated with joining the Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association.

Benefits for LNLA begin with the mission statement as a guide and the reason for this organization. The LNLA mission is to "enhance the quality of life for people, conserve and protect the global environment, and promote the professionalism and profitability of the nursery and landscape industry in Louisiana"

LNLA provides the following membership benefits and activities for green industry professionals:

Facts About the Organization

Founded as the Louisiana Association of Nurserymen in 1954, The Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association (LNLA) is an active organization that promotes its membership as well as provide its membership with timely and valuable industry information.

LNLA is one of the participating states in three major trade shows in the southeastern United States. The Gulf States Horticultural Expo in Mobile is held each January or February and is a three state cooperative effort with Mississippi and Alabama.  Louisiana also participates in the annual Nursery/Landscape Expo in Texas each August.

LNLA works on a cooperative basis with many other state, regional and national green industry organizations. These groups include:

  • American Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Southern Nursery Association
  • Nursery and Landscape Association Executives of North America
  • Mississippi Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Alabama Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Texas Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Louisiana Urban Forestry Council
  • Southwest Louisiana Association of Nurserymen
  • Southeast Louisiana Nursery Association
  • Central Louisiana Nurserymen's Association
  • Northwest Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Baton Rouge Landscape Association
  • New Orleans Horticulture Society
  • Metro Area Horticulture Foundation
  • Louisiana Turfgrass Association
  • Louisiana Pest Control Association
  • Louisiana Irrigation Association

LNLA conducts/sponsors educational programs for Louisiana's 'Green Industry' professionals. These include landscape and lawn maintenance workshops and the very popular Louisiana Plant Materials Conference.