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SoKY Native Landscaping Exhibit wins Educational Award

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Our chapter was invited to create an educational display for the Cardinal Council of Garden Clubs’ Flower Show in June. The theme was “Preserving Our SOKY Environment.” Our focus was “Healing the Earth, One Yard at a Time” with tips and techniques for landscaping with native plants in your own yard, thus making your land… Read more »

Rain Garden Attracts People and Pollinators

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More than a dozen people came to the tour of the Morgeson Rain Garden in Bowling Green in June, taking the opportunity to see the gorgeous sanctuary that chapter members Kathee and Mike Morgeson have created for themselves and for wildlife. The Morgesons are using Tallamy’s 10 steps as guiding principles for how to maintain their 1/3 acre lot in an… Read more »

2021 Board of Directors

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Thank you for voting in the chapter elections!  We’re happy to announce our Board Members and Officers for 2021. President: Janeen Grohsmeyer Vice President: Annie Holt Secretary: Alicia Bosela Treasurer: Barbara DeGraves Programs Director: Trina Hayes    

Join the KY Roadside Native Plant Project

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Kentucky Nature Preserves is seeking to document native plants, and their habitats, along roadside right-of-ways in Kentucky. Because they are typically maintained in an open state, roadsides can be important for sun-loving prairie species. Prairies and open woodlands were once much more common in Kentucky, and our roadsides can provide important refugia for species that… Read more »