[To see photos and stories of this prairie in other years, go to the links on the main Cat’s Paw Prairie page.]
The only work we did here this year was to mow some areas for aspen sprouts.
This was a big year for Queen Anne’s Lace, and this prairie had a lot of it.
7/26/2017 This is just before the entrance to the Knife Edge Prairie. The plants here are mostly savanna plants, and I like the way they look against the dark woods. Oxeye, Wild Rye, Bottlebrush Grass and Eared Brome.
7/26/2017 The same area – near the entrance to the Knife Edge Prairie.
8/6/2017 Lots of Queen Anne’s Lace this year
10/13/2017 The Narrows
11/11/2017 The Narrows