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Midwestern Majestic Beauties

Midwestern Majestic Beauties

Des Moines, Iowa, 50316

Registrant: Marshall, Amanda, Michaela, Kara & Troy Ramsey
Certified: 4/17/14
Type: Urban
Garden Size: Small (less than 200 square feet)

Garden Detail

Host Plants:
Alcea "Hollyhock", Milkweed "Butterfly Weed" "Swamp Milkweed", Helianthus "Sunflowers"

Nectar Plants:
Echinacea "Coneflower", Salvia

Other Pollinator Friendly Practices:
I do not use insecticides,I use natural compost for fertilization,I will provide over-wintering cover,I have added a nectar feeder or use over-ripe fruit to supplement feeding resources

What inspired you to create your garden?
We live in the middle of the city...we are tired of concrete & want to leave the world a better place for our children.
 

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