Tag Archives: prairie garden

Photo of the Week – May 25, 2018

One of the big advantages of a prairie garden is that when good photography lighting conditions appear, it only takes me a few steps to find possible photo subjects.  Since I’m hobbling around on crutches right now, that short distance … Continue reading

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Hubbard Fellowship Blog – Planning a Prairie Garden

A guest post by Anne Stine, one of our Hubbard Fellows: It just recently turned cold out, which means I’ve started daydreaming about next year’s garden.  I am a native plant enthusiast, and I have decided that I’ll be planting … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week – October 31, 2013

Following the backyard prairie theme from earlier this week, here is a photo I took yesterday in my prairie garden.  I had been looking through my files of recent images, and didn’t see anything I was excited about posting as a Photo of the Week.  The … Continue reading

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The Conservation Value of Backyard Prairies

I’m often asked for my opinion of prairie gardens and other backyard habitat projects.  I’m far from an expert on landscaping (ask my wife!), so I’ve been hesitant to talk too much about the topic.  However, I do have some … Continue reading

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