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
Pleasantville, IA 50225
Registrant: Kelly and Libby Jensen
Garden Size: Giant (more than 5000 square feet)
Alcea "Hollyhock", Baptisia "False Indigo", Herbs - Dill, Fennel or Curly Parsley, Milkweed "Butterfly Weed" "Swamp Milkweed", Native Grasses, Rudbeckia "Black-eyed Susan", Helianthus "Sunflowers", Viola "Violets"
Liatris "Blazing Star", Echinacea "Coneflower", Cosmos, Solidagao "Goldenrod", Veronia "Ironweed", Eutrochium "Joe-pye Weed", Lantana, Rosa "Rugosa Rose", Red, white and yellow clover
Other Pollinator Friendly Practices:
I do not use insecticides, I use natural compost for fertilization, 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, bee nesting boxes, bird bath
What inspired you to create your garden?
Just love looking at pretty flowers and watching the birds, bees and butterflies