April 2020 was Ohio's first official Ohio Native Plant Month. The organizers behind the annual promotion have built a year-long platform for consumers to learn about the plants that support all our native bees, birds, butterflies, insects, and Ohio wildlife
Ohio Green Industry Businesses are encouraged to be involved with Ohio Native Plant Month and reap the benefits from this association.
Ohio Native Plant Month has over 90 Ohio native plant growers listed on its website. If you grow or sell large numbers of native plants in Ohio and would like to be added to this list, contact OhioNativePlantMonth@gmail.com.
The organization is tracking the number of native trees planted in Ohio in 2020 with a 100,000 Tree Challenge. Learn more here.
If you plant any native trees this year, use the “Contact Us” page on their website to let them know and your business will be added to their website as an organization helping to plant native trees in Ohio.
Sell more native trees
Let your customers know that about the 100,000 Native Tree Challenge this year. Encourage them to buy Ohio native trees then write to tell the ONLA the number they planted.
The Ohio Native Plant Month website has free logos for you to use.to identify native plants in your businesses, promote native plant sales, or on your website showing you grow and support native plants. Download artwork here.