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

  ✿ NOW ACCEPTING 2015 Applications2015 NPSNEO Annual Grant Guidelines
  ✿ Government to spend $3.2 million to help monarch butterfly
  ✿ monarch migration News: March 12, 2015
  updates, first-hand accounts, and much more!!
  ☑ Field Notes: Public Parks Deserve Our Support
  ONAPA VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES help protect Ohio's Natural Legacy

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!
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.
Midweek Wildflower Walk: Swine Creek Reservation, Swine Creek Lodge
Our eighth wildflower walk of 2015 will be on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at Swine Creek Reservation from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. Judy Barnhart will lead this walk as we enjoy the amazing diversity of colorful spring wildflowers including green violet and learn some fascinating folklore associated with them in this mature woods. Be prepared for a couple small stream crossings and some hills.
Midweek Wildflower Walk: Rocky River Reservation, Cleveland Metroparks
Our last midweek wildflower walk will be on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Rocky River Reservation from 6:30 am to 8:00 pm. Sometimes Clevelanders consider themselves either East- or Westsiders. Are there differences in the plants? Member Kent Scott will lead this walk.

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:
July 25, 2015  Woodlands of Bedford: Tinker's Creek Stream Walk