Yearly production of healthy, vigorous milkweeds and seeds using known provenances.
EDUCATION AND OUTREACH
Provide internships to University students and Master Gardeners; k-12 programs and eduction packets; creation of local public gardens; milkweed workshops; public presentations.
Study methods to improve milkweed growth and reproduction; develop better methods for germination and plant health; monarch usage of plants and preferences for various milkweed species; natural enemies and methods of mitigation
OVERVIEW OF PROGRAMS AND RESOURCES WE OFFER
We grow native milkweed species - providing 1000's plants and seeds for habitat conservation and promotion of monarchs and other pollinators. Given our location, at mid- and high-elevation, we have access to a variety of ecozones and milkweeds (over 15 milkweed species!) and are committed to educate, inspire, and prepare our stakeholders - from private landowners, gardeners, k-12 schools, to state and federal agencies. Our focus is on the milkweed - making sure the right species are planted in the right locations.