Weeks' Restored Prairie - Blank Park Zoo

Weeks' Restored Prairie

Weeks' Restored Prairie

Lorimor, Iowa 50149

Registrant: Steve and Patty Weeks
Certified: 4/17/14
Type: Rural
Garden Size: Giant (more than 5000 square feet)

Garden Detail

Host Plants:
Asters, Native Grasses, Rudbeckia "Black-eyed Susan", Helianthus "Sunflowers"

Nectar Plants:
Liatris "Blazing Star", Echinacea "Coneflower", Solidagao "Goldenrod"

Other Pollinator Friendly Practices:
I do not use insecticides

This is restored prairie which was planted in partnership with the NRCS

What inspired you to create your garden?
We wanted to provide undisturbed habitat for which ever creatures wanted to use it.
 

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