Type of Garden: Overall Landscaping & Shoreline Garden
Garden Location: Private cottage, Douglas Lake, Levering
Address: Available upon request
Descriptive Garden Signs at Site: No
Plants Labeled at Site: No
Contact: Deb Hansen
Phone: Please contact via email
Cottage & Shoreline
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(989) 732-4021 or emailing email@example.com.
Native garden begun in 2006 when herbicide application was stopped.
In addition to cultivated plants, the shoreline now boasts a number of
Plants present include (but are not limited to): Bearberry (Arctostaphylos
Uva-ursi), Bluestem Goldenrod (Solidago caesia), Boneset (Eupatorium
perfoliatum), Bull Rushes (Scirpus spp.), Joe Pye Weed (Eupatorium
maculatum), June Grass (Koeleria macrantha), Peppermint (Mentha piperitae),
Spearmint (Mentha spicata), Switch Grass - cultivars (Panicum virgatum), Wild
Geranium - native and cultivar (Geranium maculatum), Wild Rose (Rosa
acicularis), Chokeberry (Aronia sp. ), Cinquefoil (Potentilla fruticosa), Eastern
White Pine (Pinus strobus), River Birch (Betula nigra), Silver Maple (Acer
saccharinum), Tamarack (Larix laricina), Leatherleaf Fern (Rumohra
adiantiformis), Maidenhair Fern (Adiantum pedatum), Ostrich Fern