This week we celebration Nebraska Wildflower Week and all the benefits wildflowers provide for our environment, including clean water.
– Wildflower’s extensive and deep root systems slow down runoff, reduce soil erosion, and absorb dirty water before it gets into the nearby waterways.
– Wildflowers provide critical habitat for pollinators, beneficial insects, and wildlife.
– Wildflowers are native to where they grow, conditioned to thrive there. That means they use less water and fertilizer, resist disease and are more tolerant to pests.
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