Native plants are beneficial, easy, eco-friendly, and rewarding to grow!

  • Once established, they require little water
  • There’s no need to fertilize or mulch
  • Native plants require less work than traditional landscaping
  • They are also less prone to disease and pests
  • Native plants create a natural habitat (provide food and shelter for wildlife)
  • You can share seeds with others
  • Native plants offer beautiful color and texture all year
  • Many are deer resistant or minimally damaged by deer
  • Many kinds attract butterflies and birds
  • Many work well in dried and fresh flower arrangements

Here, find our guide for 5 Steps to plan and develop your prairie project!