Seed available at Fontana Nature Center for free – common and swamp remaining along with rough blazing star and stiff goldenrod. Please see planting milkweed in Iowa sheet for information.
Plants can be ordered beginning March 1. Please see Monarch gardening – plants available for determining which is best for your location.
Monarch Gardening - plants available
Planting Milkweed in IowaPlanting Milkweed in Iowa
Create a Garden – Designs, plants and seeds –
Garden plans and suggested plants
Native Plants and seed for purchase - Be sure to ask for and select native plants grown WITHOUT the use of pesticides and local ecotypes wherever possible
Diversity Farms Inc Address: 25494 320th St, Dedham, IA 51440
http://ionxchange.com/ -Harper’s Ferry IA - limited plants available 2017 as they are transitioning into retirement
Prairie Moon Nursery - https://www.prairiemoon.com/ - Winona MN
http://monarchwatch.org/waystations/seed_kit.html -Use numerous nurseries but local ecotype seed
http://www.allendanseed.com/ - Winterset IA
http://bloomingprairieiowa.com/ - Carlisle IA
http://cedarrivergardencenter.com/ - Palo, IA – Nursery stock not grown on site – be sure to ask about Neonics
Register a Garden
Million pollinator challenge site http://pollinator.org/mpgcmap/register_updated.php#form - FREE