Greetings and Welcome to our Society website!

OUR MISSION ISN'T NEW  just our 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 join us!
Earth Day. On Sunday, April 19, 2015 at West Woods Nature Center starting at 1:00 pm, celebrate Earth Day the natural way. Kathy Hanratty, president of the Native Plant Society of Northeastern Ohio, will be a featured speaker on native plant landscaping along with other earth friendly talks and kids activities.
Midweek Wildflower Walk: Eagle Creek State Nature Preserve. Our fourth wildflower walk of 2015 will be on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at Eagle Creek from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm in Garrettsville. Led by member and 2014 Gentian Award honoree Fred Losi. Explore this large and diverse natural area to discover the diversity and abundance of wildflowers.
Each Wednesday evening during April and May, we will explore the parade of spring blooming woodland flowers from the first skunk cabbage to the final waterleaf and wild geranium.
We look forward to seeing you!!

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:
April 18, 2015  Woodlands of Bedford: Bedford Glens
May 2, 2015  Woodlands of Bedford: Nighttime Experiences