Hours: Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Thursday-Friday 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. for Night Eyes; Saturday & Sunday 1 p.m. - 8 p.m. for Night Eyes Admission: $11 Adults, $6 Child; Night Eyes Admission is $6 or $5/members
Des Moines, Iowa, 50312
Registrant: Christine Page
Garden Size: Large (500-999 square feet)
Milkweed "Butterfly Weed" "Swamp Milkweed", Penstemon, Turtlehead
Monarda "Bee Balm", Liatris "Blazing Star", Lantana, Gallardia Nine Bark Rose of Sharon Lavender
Other Pollinator Friendly Practices:
I use natural compost for fertilization
Deer visit my garden so I have selected plants that are deer-resistant while attracting butterflies. I will add to the plant collection.
What inspired you to create your garden?
I have attracted hummingbirds and butterflies to my garden and want to do more to help our pollinators.