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Native Plants of the Midwest • Johnson County

Saturday, Nov 12th, 2016 @ 5:30pm
Prairie Village Community Center • 7700 Mission Road • Prairie Village, KS • Map

The presentation will include information from Alan Branhagen's newly published book, Native Plants of the Midwest. Kansas is a treasure trove of native plants that not only please humans, but also the amazing insects that depend upon them. Alan Branhagen, Executive Director of Powell Gardens, will share his love of both plants and insects with advice on how to use natives in your garden for beauty and for attracting butterflies and other beneficial insects to your yard. A Pot-Luck dinner will be served at 5:30 PM. The presentation will start at 7:00 PM.

Contact: Lenora Larson lenora.longlips@gmail.com 913-284-3360

Sponsor: Idalia Butterfly Society

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