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As always, our grounds and trails featuring self-guided tours are free and open daily from dawn until dusk.

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PRE-ORDER ONLINE: Native Plant Sale

March 29 @ 8:00 am - April 17 @ 5:00 pm

Native Plant Sale

in support of children’s environmental education at ALNC

In partnership with the Good Oak Ecological Services and MESBA (the Monona East Side Business Alliance), we are holding a native plant sale just in time for Earth Day! Now through Wednesday, April 17th, order native plants and pick them up at the Aldo Leopold Nature Center from Saturday April 20th through Monday, April 22nd… Earth day. The native plants will be available as 2×2 plugs and are $5 each.

Plants for sale include…

For Sunny, Dry Areas

  • Purple Prairie Clover (Dalea purpurea)
  • Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
  • Sand Coreopsis (Coreopsis lanceolata)
  • Prairie Dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis)

For Sunny, Wet Areas

  • Marsh Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)
  • Great Blue Lobelia (Lobelia siphilitica)
  • New England Aster (Aster novae-angliae)
  • Obedient Plant (Physostegia virginiana)

For Shady, Dry Areas

  • Jacob’s Ladder (Polemonium reptans)
  • Wild Columbine (Aquilegia canadensis)
  • Zig-Zag Goldenrod (Solidago flexicaulis)
  • Sprengell’s Sedge (Carex sprengelii)

Pick them up at the Aldo Leopold Nature Center from Saturday April 20th through Monday, April 22nd. Native plants are sold as 2×2 plugs and are $5 each.

ORDER PLANTS HERE

 

Click Here for a List of Earth Day Events in Monona

 

Details

Start:
March 29 @ 8:00 am
End:
April 17 @ 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Aldo Leopold Nature Center
Phone:
(608) 221-0404
Email:
alnc@aldoleopoldnaturecenter.org
Website:
aldoleopoldnaturecenter.org

Venue

Aldo Leopold Nature Center | Monona Campus
330 Femrite Drive
Monona, 53716 United States
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Phone:
(608) 221-0404

Aldo Leopold Nature Center