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Spring Wildflower Season Slows as Colder Temperatures Return to Ohio

White trout lily
Thanks to the warm up in late February, a number of spring wildflowers have made their presence known. It was looking like spring may come fast, but thanks to the cool down, we can catch our breath. Take a deep breath…


Rare Hiking Opportunity at Rhododendron Cove

Posted on 5/31/2016 by State Nature Preserves

Sharpen your shrub identification skills! The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Natural Areas and Preserves invites you to attend a hike at Rhododendron Cove State Nature Preserve on Sunday June 5, from 1-3pm.

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End of Spring Wildflower Season Nears: Ohio Wildflower Bloom Report for May 13, 2016

Posted on 5/12/2016 by State Nature Preserves

We’ve had a very different spring wildflower season this year compared to last. Cool temperatures and rain have dominated. The end result gave us a long, slow, season. But while it may not have been intense and condensed as last year, it was beautiful none the less. Read full report...

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