Lorrie Lincoln

Lorrie Lincoln started volunteering in the Children’s Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden in 2004 She now volunteers in several areas of the Garden including at PlantFest, the volunteer-led plant sale, where she helps with butterfly habitat kits and now monarch adoptions. She is a Virginia Society of Landscape Designers (VSLD) Certified Landscape Designer and recently started a new organization called HOPING (Helping Our Pollinators in Native Gardens).

Dec 11th, 2016

Monarchs & Milkweed

Monarch Butterfly Adoptions For about three years now, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s volunteer-led spring and fall plant sales have actively encouraged home gardeners to grow plants that support native butterflies and local pollinator populations. Each year, we feature butterfly habitat kits, each containing host plants (plants that caterpillars need for food) and nectar plants (plants that butterflies need […]

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