[To see photos and stories of this prairie in other years, go to the links on the main Buffalo Ridge Prairie page.]
This was a bad year for Queen Anne’s Lace – and Buffalo Ridge Prairie had more of it than any of our other prairie areas. Fortunately, it doesn’t seem to cause any problems except aesthetic ones – the prairie plants grow and bloom just the same.
7/25/2016 Prairie flowers blooming under the Queen Anne’s Lace
7/28/2016 This prairie has much more Butterflyweed than any of our other planted prairies.