Greetings and Welcome
to our Society website!

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

virtual herbarium beach pea graphic

Updating Virtual Archives layout for easier viewing:
1983 - 1989 completed!!   1990 - 1999 completed!!

Upcoming July Program
at Carol Sweet Nature Center

Mentor Marsh Restoration

Mentor Marsh Aerial Reseeding Restoration

program description and information

Registration is Required for this Program

Program Registration
Register with Judy Barnhart

Guests are always welcome

 ✿  We look forward to seeing you!!  ✿

Interested in helping discover and document
the natural heritage of a beautiful Portage Park District park?

Towner's Woods

You are cordially invited to participate!
Invitation with important event details

Portage Park District bioblitz
The Bioblitz starts at 8:00 am
on Friday, 14 June 2019
Lunch will be provided at noon

Bioblitz Sign-up
Contact Bob Lange

Bob Lange, natural areas steward, and
his colleagues at the Portage Park District
are excited about the prospets of new discoveries
with your help.

Bioblitz Event Questions?
Contact Bob Lange

Interested in helping develop a baseline species list
for a great new Geauga Park District park?
Here's your opportunity!

Veterans Legacy Woods

GPD bio-blitz at Veterans Legacy Woods on 1 June 2019
Day starts at 8:00 am
Hearty breakfast and Light lunch provided

Bio-Blitz Sign-up
Contact Charles Fletcher

 ✿  ALL skill levels  ✿
Your participation is encouraged and welcomed!!
Geauga Park District's Paul Pira,
Cleveland Museum of Natural History's Jim Bissell, and
other fellow enthusiasts
look forward to seeing you.

Bio-Blitz Event Questions?
Contact Charles Fletcher
Field Journal Notes
Field Journal Notes
Field Journal Notes
Payge, Nicolai & Angel
Great Job!!
Wildflower Walk program infographic Native Plant Project: 21 June 2018
Perry Middle School Environmental Club
narrative by Payge Silvis


Monarch Butterfly Migration Map/
monarch migration News: May 2019 
 First Sightings of Next Generation!
Wildflower Walk program infographic
gentian award graphic
Field Journal Notes
Wildflower Walk program infographic Padanaram Woods: 26 May 2018
narrative by Judy Bradt-Barnhart
Field Journal Notes

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
       Virtual Archives 1990 - 1999
       Virtual Archives 1983 - 1989

       Field Notes post
       Rooted in Geology:
       Unlikely Ties between Geology and Wildflowers
  ✿ monarch migration News: May 2019: First Sightings of Next Generation!
       updates, first-hand accounts, and much more!!
 ☑ Field Notes: Public Parks Deserve Our Support

ONAPA VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES  ✿  help protect Ohio's Natural Legacy

Native Plant Society 2019 Upcoming Events Calendar

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
Additional articles of interest for you

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