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Hickory Knolls Discovery Center Presents Native Plant Sale

Hickory Knolls Discovery Center will be holding a Native Plant Sale on Saturday, June 5, from 9am-4pm.

Native plants are adapted to the soils and climate of our area. These plant species provide a habitat for a wide variety of native wildlife, and at the same time provide an attractive, low-maintenance landscape. Native plants do not require irrigation or fertilizer, are resistant to drought and insects, and will not harm or degrade native ecosystems.

A few of the species available during the sale include:
Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Wild Geranium (Geranium maculatum)
Jacob’s Ladder (Polemonium reptans)
Prairie Phlox (Phlox pilosa)
Columbine (Aquilegia canadensis)
Jack-in-the-Pulpit (Arisaema triphyllum)
Prairie Dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis)
Prairie Blazing Star (Liatris pycnostachya)

Naturalists will be on hand to provide assistance on plant species and their growing conditions.
For more information, visit https://www.stcnature.org/native-plant-sale/.

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