"Heather, I've devised a system that worked well on a Master Gardener's bus tour, 50+ MG's asking questions throughout the whole yard. Place a 24" gladiola stake on the same side of representative plants; you might identify…"
"Thanks to both of you! I've been lost. I did not think of planting horizontal slopes. Do you cover the seeds with any type of soil or just let them be? I've been doing both- I did use side oats grama in my seed…"
"Still here Heather, haven't made much progress on my prairie. Was in the hospital all last summer and am just now pulling up last years excess weeds. A couple of suggestions, use anything you like that says low water requirements,…"
"We have a small acreage at church that we are allowing/encouraging to go back to native grasses and flowers. Keeping people off the property was the first step. Next we are trying to re-seed with seed balls that include Cone Flower, Big…"
Glad to see someone close to Omaha in this group. Was just in Lincoln a couple of weeks ago at a picnic in Antelope Park, drove around that area and there is so beautiful public flower gardens in the Lincoln area.
"Thanks Matthew. I love them, too. They are VERY slow growing. I planted the ones we have as tiny little plants (maybe 1 foot tall) about 10 years ago and they are finally nice-sized and are filled with blooms in the spring. It was definitely worth…"