We now have Dr Doug Tallamy’s (award winning author of Bringing Nature Home: How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens) most recent presentations available for you on DVD. Filmed with a live audience during the January Wild Ones Fox Valley Area “Toward Harmony with Nature Conference,” the presentations themed “The Vital New Role of the more »
Monthly Archives:: May 2014
The next Canada/Mexico/U.S. Trilateral Meeting will be happening the week of May 25th in Querétaro, México. Karen Oberhauser, along with others from Monarch Joint Venture (MJV), will be presenting about monarch conservation in the US and how MJV has been addressing conservation issues based on the North American Monarch Conservation Plan. The public can can participate remotely in the more »
One of our Wisconsin Wild Ones members reported to us that they were aware that Home Depot, and probably Lowe’s and Target were selling Scotch Broom. We immediately contacted Kelly Kearns, Invasive Plant Coordinator Natural Heritage Conservation, WI DNR. (608) 267-5066 firstname.lastname@example.org Kelly wrote back that “Scotch broom is regulated as a Prohibited Invasive Plant in Wisconsin. more »
We had a very successful weekend selling milkweed within the plant sale of the Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati (WO member). We sold OUT! Next year we will have to order more milkweed. I made copies of the attachment and planted the laminated signs in key places on the grounds. Anyway, a couple wanted more »
Sarah Mann is giving a demonstration about raising Monarchs in Cahill Park (Milwaukee, WI) this Saturday, May 3, 2014. I thought you might enjoy this photo of her daughter Stella butterfly this past summer after raising it from an egg.