This bed was designed by Art Cameron and planted in 2010. It features plants native to Michigan, cultivars of plants native to MIchigan or in a few cases, plants native to nearby states.

Nearly Native - overview
Nearly Native - overview
Ratibida in Nearly Native bed
Ratibida in Nearly Native bed

"Nearly Native" bed overview
Lobelia, Echinacea and Ratibida in Nearly Native bed
Lobelia, Echinacea and Ratibida in Nearly Native bed
Lobelia cardinalis w/Ratibida in background
Lobelia cardinalis w/Ratibida in background
Lobelia cardinalis
Lobelia cardinalis

"Liatris in Nearly Native" bed
Veronicastrum virginicum
Veronicastrum virginicum
Agastache in Nearly Native bed
Agastache in Nearly Native bed
Monarda punctata
Monarda punctata
LIttle bluestem in Nearly Native bed
LIttle bluestem in Nearly Native bed
Liatris
Liatris
Liatris
Liatris
Veronicastrum virginicum and friends
Veronicastrum virginicum and friends
Veronicastrum virginicum
Veronicastrum virginicum
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