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Planting 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

Prairie Moon Nursery - https://www.prairiemoon.com/  - Winona MN

Oelwein FFA Plant Sale - May 2018 - dates TBD several milkweed species and blazingstar

http://monarchwatch.org/waystations/seed_kit.html  -Use numerous nurseries but local ecotype seed

Diversity Farms Inc: Address: 25494 320th St, Dedham, IA 51440  Phone: (712) 683-5555 email: diversityfarms@iowatelecom.net

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

For larger plantings - http://iowapf.net/NativeGrassProgram.aspx

Register a Garden

http://www.blankparkzoo.com/conservation/plantgrowfly/register-your-garden/  FREE

http://monarchwatch.org/waystations/certify.html  $16

Million pollinator challenge site http://pollinator.org/mpgcmap/register_updated.php#form - FREE