Prairie Flowers

Date: August 18, 2013
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 

Location: Hudsonville Nature Center

                  2700 New Holland Street
                  Hudsonville, MI 49426

August is the peak of many prairie and summer wildflowers with the heat spurring them on. Four different Silphiums, Sunflowers, Coneflowers, Goldenrods and more will be in bloom as well as grasses blooming and easier to identify.

Naturalist Craig Elston will lead all walks, sharing information about the natural features and helping you to learn to indentify may species. All walks will begin from the parking area at the end of New Holland Ave., east of 32nd Ave. Participants should for come prepared for the weather, as the walk will be held except in the event of threatening or severe weather. Long pants and shoes or hiking boots are recommended for all walks.