Hours: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Admission: $12 Adults, $7 Child. The Zoo will be closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. The Zoo will close at 1:30 pm on December 18
Registrant: Victoria Epping
Garden Size: Medium (200-499 square feet)
Alcea "Hollyhock", Asters, Lupine, Milkweed "Butterfly Weed" "Swamp Milkweed", Penstemon, Rudbeckia "Black-eyed Susan", Helianthus "Sunflowers"
Monarda "Bee Balm", Echinacea "Coneflower", Cosmos, Solidagao "Goldenrod", Eutrochium "Joe-pye Weed", Zinnia
Other Pollinator Friendly Practices:
I do not use insecticides, I use natural compost for fertilization, I have added pollinator-friendly features to my garden (e.g., fruit feeders, bee nesting boxes, ect.) , I have provided basking areas, 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?
My empty nest inspired me to create a space where I can care for and grow flowers, help the environment, birds, bees, butterflies, and a place to relax and fill my time since my nest is empty.