Greetings and Welcome
to our Society website!

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

OUR MISSION ISN'T NEW  just our address!
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We hope everyone is enjoying the sights and sounds of spring!
Thank you for joining us on our April and May spring evening walks.

Field Notes:  Our heritage is soil bound

The 2015 Gentian Award honoree was our founding president Ann Malmquist

News of Interest

"... conservation improves water quality, promotes native plant growth, and encourages wildlife in the water and on land."

Gary Popotnik, The Wilderness Center

Concentrating on Conservation
  The Independent, 7 March 2015, by Christina McCune

  ✿ Community Watershed Conservation Partnership
  The Wilderness Center program & contact information

Join Today!!
Electronic subscription to
our quarterly publication On the Fringe
is a membership benefit.
  Bringing Awareness:
  ✿ Endangered-species program needs boost, The Dispatch,
       5 June 2015, letter to the editor by Robert McCance
  ✿ WEBSITE PAGES for your reading enjoyment:
       Virtual Archives 2000 - 2009 New!!
       Virtual Archives 1990 - 1999
       Virtual Archives 1983 - 1989

       New!! Field Notes post
       New!! Rooted in Geology
       Unlikely Ties between Geology and Wildflowers
  ✿ Gov't to spend $3.2 million to help monarch butterfly
  ✿ monarch migration News: June 2016
      "sightings soar!!": northernmost monarch has now reached Thief River Falls, Minnesota

       updates, first-hand accounts, and much more!!
 ☑ Field Notes: Public Parks Deserve Our Support

2016 Cleveland Pollinator Symposium

        ONAPA VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES  ✿  help protect Ohio's Natural Legacy
In our On the Fringe
March issue:
BioCellar Rain Garden:
Inspired by Native Plant Society of Northeast Ohio Field Trips

by Jean Loria and Pebbles Bush
Mr. Fred Losi, recipient of our 2014 Gentian Award
learn more about Fred Losi
     Fred's upcoming hike(s):
Woodlands of Bedford: Blooms and Butterflies:   Mondays -- June 6, 13
Cleveland Metroparks Bedford Reservation
Meet at Hemlock Creek Picnic Area parking lot. Off Button Rd.
Start time: 6:30 pm
Please call 216.206.1000 for more information on these and other upcoming summer Woodlands of Bedford Walks.
Take a look at our Newest website pages

Unlikely Ties between Geology and Wildflowers
Rooted in Geology 2015-1

Virtual Archives 2000 - 2009
third decade of our Society's publications

Virtual Archives 1990 - 1999
second decade of our Society's publications

Virtual Archives 1983 - 1989
first decade of our Society's publications
.... more to come!!