Gardening for Beauty and Wildlife
Learn about natural gardening that will attract birds, butterflies, and beneficial insects. Learn how to identify the problem plants in our area and what native plants have high wildlife value. You will also receive tips on which plants are avoided by deer and other critters. You will learn how native plants and shrubs benefit the environment, wonderful alternatives to invasive non-native plants, where to shop, and some simple rules for rain gardens. Join us and bring your ideas to share.
Erica TenBroek lives in Roseville and has volunteered in native planting for the parks and in wildlife rehabilitation in MN for over 30 years. She is a biologist and member of the Ramsey County Cooperative Weed Management Area Invasive Weed Volunteer Patrol that works in Maplewood.