5020 Texas Drive | Kalamazoo, MI 49009 | View Directions and Hours | 269-345-1195 | Toll-Free: 855-4-WEDELS |
Wedel's Nursery, Florist and Garden Center

Events & Seminars

Pollinator Party
Free Nature  Walks & Demonstrations
Call 345-1195 and ask for cashier to sign you up.
The Butterflies are Coming!!
Come see the butterflies and go in the butterfly tent with them!
See 3 or 4 butterfly species including Monarchs, Swallowtails and Painted Ladies. Also on display will be 3 or 4 species of larvae and pupae.
Tent will be open for visiting from 9:30-3:00.
Kid’s – Free!
Decorate a pot and plant your choice of milkweed seeds or a pollinator-attracting salvia plant.
10:00-10:30 Go Native! (Walk & Talk Tour)  See and learn about which Michigan native plants will attract pollinators. Rosemary Kuivenhoven
10:30-10:45 Milkweed Varieties Which of these butterfly magnets do I want to include in my landscape? Rosa Gall
10:45-11:00 Mason Bees These non-stinging insects are remarkable at pollinating plants! Rosemary Kuivenhoven
11:00-11:30 Pollinator Perennials Walk &Talk Tour See and learn about perennials to attract butterflies, hummingbirds & more. Kay Wedel Landrum
11:30-11:45 Butterfly Bushes Learn about new varieties, the care and more about these long-blooming butterfly favorites! Rosemary Kuivenhoven
11:45-12:00 What Types of Pollinators do I Want to Attract? Learn about several types of pollinators and how to attract them.  Rosa Gall
12:00-12:15 Mason Bees These non-stinging insects are remarkable at pollinating plants! Rosemary Kuivenhoven
12:15-12:30 Milkweed Varieties Which of these butterfly magnets do I want to include in my landscape? Rosa Gall