Greetings and Welcome to our Society website!

OUR MISSION ISN'T NEW  just our website & address!
NOW find us at

To promote the study, appreciation, and conservation of Ohio's native plants and plant communities.

News of Interest
Government to spend $3.2 million to help monarch butterfly
monarch migration News: March 12, 2015
updates, first-hand accounts, and much more!!

In our current March issue of On the Fringe:
BioCellar Rain Garden:
Inspired by Native Plant Society of Northeast Ohio Field Trips

by Jean Loria and Pebbles Bush
Please stop by our table to say Hi!
Ohio Botanical Symposium. This conference on Friday, March 27, 2015 at Villa Milano Banquet and Conference Center from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm brings botanists, naturalists, and other nature enthusiasts together to network, provide professional enrichment, and view posters and displays on Ohio's native flora, natural areas, and rare plants. Dr. Robbin Moran, curator of ferns and lycophytes at the New York Botanical Garden, will present the keynote on the extraordinary biology on some of Ohio's ferns.
Ohio Botanical Symposium registration information
We look forward to OBS and seeing you there!!

Take a look at our new website page!!
Virtual Archive 1983 - 1989
the Society's first decade of publications is now available for your reading enjoyment
only the beginning ... more to come!!

Congratulations! to Mr. Fred Losi, recipient of our 2014 Gentian Award.
learn more about Fred Losi
Fred's upcoming hikes:
February 7, 2015  Woodlands of Bedford: Winter Night Hike
March 21, 2015  Woodlands of Bedford: Little Egypt
April 18, 2015  Woodlands of Bedford: Bedford Glens
May 2, 2015  Woodlands of Bedford: Nighttime Experiences