Marah's Marvelous Garden - Blank Park Zoo

Marah's Marvelous Garden

Marah's Marvelous Garden

Des Moines, IA 50320

Registrant: Troy and Katie Pearce
Certified: 5/12/14
Type: Suburban
Garden Size: Small (less than 200 square feet)

Garden Detail

Host Plants:
Penstemon

Nectar Plants:
Lantana, Zinnia

Other Pollinator Friendly Practices:
Our ditch includes milkweed and goldenrod; also have asters in another garden. Our seven sons bushes attract monarchs each fall.

What inspired you to create your garden?
I already had zinnias and lantanas in my front garden; it was easy to add one more plant to create a butterfly garden!

Copyright © 2014 Blank Park Zoo. All Rights Reserved.