KC Native Plant Initiative is seeking to add a part-time Administrator to our team We are working to ignite a regenerative relationship between our native landscapes and… Read more “We’re Hiring!”
October 16 6:30-8pm Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center 4750 Troost Ave, Kansas City Missouri Are you looking to break ground next spring on a new garden at… Read more “Planning for Successful Public Gardens”
Monarch fans are invited to Loose Park on Saturday, September 22 from 10am to 1pm as we celebrate the mind boggling natural phenomenon that is the seasonal… Read more “2018 Monarch Migration Celebration”
“The first thing to do is to get rid of the invasive plants. My yard (a short acre) is covered in wild honeysuckle, euonymus and some bamboo. I back up to an unmaintained area which is also covered in all of these invasives. I’m overwhelmed! Any suggestions? “
Text and Photos by Tom Schroeder The plants in our garden are in a slow-motion battle with the creatures that want to eat them. The plants produce… Read more “Native Grasses for the Butterfly Garden”
8am-12pm Lenexa Farmer’s Market 17201 W 87th St. Pkwy, Lenexa KS Plants from Green Thumb Gardens, Happy Apple’s Farm & Prairie Whisper Gardens. A portion of the… Read more “Native Plant Sale at Lenexa Farmer’s Market May 5”
Our yards can be a refuge for wild creatures. By planting just a single native plant this year, you may discover it has complex relations with many creatures that will amaze and entertain you.