Check out what’s blooming in late spring. We’ll stop at our spring wildflower garden, and will scout for hidden gems along the banks of West Channel Pond.
11 – noon or 3 – 4 p.m.
Terrain: mostly flat, some stairs, 0.5 mile
For thousands of years humans have been using plants to treat a wide variety of ailments. Learn some of this forgotten knowledge and how to identify, use, and grow some of these useful plants right here in your own back yard.
1 – 2 p.m.
Naturalist in the Garden
Have a question about native plants? Curious about plants we have growing in our gardens? Wondering what plants would do well in your own yard? Drop in anytime during hours listed to have a chat with the naturalist in the garden.
2 – 4 p.m.
With 25 species to choose from, our plant sale is better than ever!
Species available for purchase*:
Credit accepted. Cash or check preferred
dwarf crested iris
great blue lobelia
narrowleaf mountain mint
shrubby St. John's wort
sweet-scented Joe Pye weed
Virginia mountain mint
white wild indigo
*species subject to change based on supplier availability
Cleveland Metroparks staff can adapt many programs to be accessible to anyone who would
like to participate assuming they meet the essential eligibility criteria. Reasonable
accommodation can also be made. Please make a request at the time of registration but
no later than 72 business hours prior to the program. Contact us at
or at these telephone numbers.