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Long Lips Farm Butterfly Garden Party • Miami County

Saturday, Jul 9th, 2011 @ 5pm-midnight
27995 Plum Creek Road • Paola, KS • Map

This third annual event celebrates a 4 acre butterfly garden set in a rural 27 acre property that includes pasture, lake, swamp and hardwood forest. Over 500 plants, including many natives, populate the planted gardens which are certified by the North American Butterfly Association and Monarch Watch. This will be a KNPS caterpillar plant tour and the Idalia Butterfly Society members will assist with identification of butterflies, moths and dragonflies. Guests should bring a dish to pass, their beverages and lawn chairs. Children are welcome to swim or fish in the lake. Also sponsored by Miami County Master Gardeners

Contact: Lenora Larson 913-284-3360

More Info: Garden Party Invitation

Sponsor: Kansas Native Plant Society

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