Growing Green - Blank Park Zoo

Growing Green

Growing Green

Coralville Iowa, 52241

Registrant: Lucy Hershberger Forever Green Inc.
Certified: 4/23/14
Type: Suburban
Garden Size: Medium (200-499 square feet)

Garden Detail

Host Plants:
Asters, Herbs - Dill, Fennel or Curly Parsley, Milkweed "Butterfly Weed" "Swamp Milkweed", Native Grasses, Penstemon, Rudbeckia "Black-eyed Susan", Dwarf Blue WIllow

Nectar Plants:
Liatris "Blazing Star", Echinacea "Coneflower", Solidagao "Goldenrod", Eutrochium "Joe-pye Weed"

Other Pollinator Friendly Practices:
This garden is also a street collection rain garden, we also have another garden with rock pathways and basking areas,

What inspired you to create your garden?
This garden is a rain garden that is planted with more than 50% natives. We also have a butterfly display house so we plant our gardens here to benefit butterflies and bees.
 

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