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Native Plant Symposium

Native Plant Symposium 


Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden--An informative day of leading native plant experts speaking about the exciting world of native plants. 


Native Plants in Residential Settings--the Heritage Garden experience--Hope Taft, former First Lady and native plant activist with Gary Meisner and Dewey Hollister.


Native Plants and the Nursery Industry--Bill Hendricks, Klyn Nurseries--Phlox Hunt, Chasing the Flame--Peter Zale, OSU


Restoring a Wetland at EcOhio Farm--Brian Jorg, Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden


 Woodland Wonders from the Wilds of West Virginia--Barry Glick, Sunshine Farm and Gardens


 Butterflies As Bio-Indicators--Cheryl Harner, Butterfly Expert


 Natives and Their Cultivated Friends--A Look At Native Plants and Why Cultivars are Selected

--Steve Foltz, Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden


Let’s Not Forget Native Trees--Scott Beuerlein, Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden


Tickets $49.00--Includes the program, parking, Zoo entry, lunch, snacks--Register at

Registration ends October 22, 2013--


Doors open 8AM. Program starts at 9AM. 

Student Discount: $25.00, Call 513-559-7767 to Reg. 

Sponsorships: Call Allison Gibbs at 513-487-3327



Earlier Event: October 20
Mill Race Preserve Hike and Picnic