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Need Help! Volunteers Needed Habitat Restoration & Demonstration Garden Planting

Discussion in 'Nature/Habitat/Garden Corner' started by OSimpson, Oct 21, 2014.

  1. OSimpson

    OSimpson Certified Master Naturalist

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    We are looking for volunteers to help with planting as we complete the second phase of this beautiful demonstration garden. Give us a hand - let's make it happen!

    SIGN UP HERE TO HELP!

    Street location address:

    Open space between 2 homes at 42917 and 42937 Ridgeway Dr., Ashburn 20148

    Please visit the website link below for additional information about the project, design and site location.

    Native Plants Sanctuary & Wildlife Habitats Demonstration Garden
    Purpose

    • Restore a common area that is currently covered with lawn into a garden
    • Display Virginia native plants with professionally designed garden for residential application
    • Create an inviting garden for families to explore and experience the difference
    • Demonstrate the beauty and hardiness of Virginia native plants in residential landscaping
    • Include a permanent signage at the garden to include basic information about the garden
    • Provide an outdoor environment for schools in the area for lessons on wildlife habitats
    • Provide a habitat for bird and/or butterfly watching
    • Provide a resource for seed collection
    Thank you!
     

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