Tagged: native plants

2013 Native Plant Palooza

Native Plant Palooza at VBCD

The Van Buren Conservation District’s 2014 Native Plant Palooza will be held on Saturday, May 17th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Native plants, garden decor, bird houses, bat houses, books and more! Van-Kal Permaculture will have a booth at this event with a display of Permaculture books and information.

Native Wildflowers

80 Acre Property Visit at the Klugs’

Mike and Carol Klug have offered to host a June 28th permaculture group meeting at their beautiful property in Barry County. We will meet at 10am for a tour of the property and a talk followed by a potluck lunch and discussion. Details below: Klug Property Description Mike and Carol reside on an 80...

Bee on Coreopsis Flower

The Buzz on Natives

Beneficial Insects in our Native Plant Gardens The VBCD and Paw Paw District Library present Bill Westrate, local entomologist and naturalist and Chad Hughson, grower and owner of Hidden Savanna Nursery. Join us to learn about native plants that will work well in your garden and pollinators that complement the landscape too! Event is...

Pierce Cedar Creek

PCC Sustainability Conference

Join with others to hear from experts on sustainability and discuss how households, communities, and society can help to preserve resources for the future. Break-out sessions will cover a diverse set of topics from permaculture, alternative energy sources, water quality issues, native plants, wood gasification, Passive House, and homesteading. The Sustainability Conference is a...

Hidden Savanna Nursery

Hidden Savanna Nursery

Hidden Savanna specializes in SW Michigan genotype native plants—prairie species, wildflowers, woodland herbs, and more. From their site: We are located in southwest Michigan and sell plants that are native to our region. We offer a wide range of species… from sand dunes to wetlands, and from forests to prairies, we have the plants...