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
West Des Moines, Ia 50265
Registrant: Linda Wilkinson
Garden Size: Large (500-999 square feet)
Asters, Baptisia "False Indigo", Herbs - Dill, Fennel or Curly Parsley, Lupine, Milkweed "Butterfly Weed" "Swamp Milkweed"
Liatris "Blazing Star", Echinacea "Coneflower", Lantana, Zinnia, Mexican sunflower
Other Pollinator Friendly Practices:
I do not use insecticides,I have provided basking areas
What inspired you to create your garden?
I love to see the monarchs in the fall. We have raised a caterpillar and released it to Mexico.