Monarch Waystations: Create, Conserve, & Protect Monarch Habitats

Monarch Waystation #6901
"The Verandas Guest House"
Burnet, TX 78611 U.S.A.

Registrant: Jesse & Shelli Spruiell
Certified: 7/7/2013
Updated: 7/7/2013
Type: Suburba
Location: Business
Size: Large (500-999 sq ft)

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PLANTING DETAIL

Milkweeds (Monarch Host Plants):
Other Milkweed(s)

Additional Annual/Biennial Plants:
Lantana (Lantana spp.), Salvia (Salvia spp.), Other Annuals or Biennials

Additional Perennial Plants:
Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), Other Perennials

Plant Density (Shelter):
6-10 milkweed and nectar plants per square yard

Sustainable Management:
Add other features (e.g.- fruit feeders; bee nesting boxes; other host plants; etc.), Amend the soil (add nutrients or other materials) to achieve proper conditions before planting, Eliminate the use of insecticides, Manage the density of the plot by thinning (removing plants to minimize crowding), Mulch around the base of plants to reduce the growth of weeds and retain water, Remove dead stalks; etc. before the next growing season by mowing; burning; or by hand, Remove invasive species from the site, Use natural compost for fertilization, Water the plot as needed to maintain growth