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Gardening for Wildlife – VIRTUAL

July 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until July 31, 2021

Golden-cheeked warblers rely on the bark of mature cedar trees to build their nests, one more reason to keep some of these much-maligned trees around. PHOTO Gil Eckrich
Many birds, such as this house finch (Haemorhous mexicanus), are drawn to post-bloom common sunflowers (Helianthus annuus) for food.

Learn how to use native plants to support robust ecosystems and provide habitats for birds, butterflies, bees and more in your garden. In this four-part series, discover how ground cover, water features and lighting affect livability for wildlife.

Space is limited and registration is required. This class will take place online via Zoom.
Participants will receive an email with the link for the Zoom meeting prior to the event. Make sure you have Zoom installed and set up to participate.


$80 per person
Members receive a discount on registration. Learn more about membership here.

Ryan Fleming


Ryan Fleming is an ecological landscape designer and consultant who has been working with native plants for over twenty years. Ryan specializes in native plant designs for butterfly, songbird and hummingbird habitat. A passionate teacher, with a strong educational background in ecology, biology, and health, Ryan volunteers with local environmental entities, and is a member of the City of Austin Urban Forestry Board.


July 10
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States


Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Education