Master Planning

20.    Habitat Defining Species List (bulleted list)– In your schematic bubble drawings, you should determine what types of habitat define different areas of your design (for example: wetland, mixed fruit and nut orchard, timber lot, annual garden, etc.). With this information, you can begin selecting the species that will meet those functional guidelines.

Northeast Perennial Garden:

  • Asparagus
  • Current
  • Strawberry
  • Raspberry
  • Tomato
  • Wild Ginger
  • Siberian Peashrub
  • Marigold
  • Echinacea

South Edge Fruit and Nut trees:

  • Saskatoon
  • Apple
  • Northern Pecan
  • Paw paw
  • Hazelnut

North and Northwest Sound and Visual Barrier:

  • Tulips
  • Arborvitaes
  • Boxwood
  • Blackberries
  • Boisonberries
  • Rasberries
  • Hollyhawks

Front Walkway and surrounding porch:

  • Herbs
  • native edible wild-flowers

North-side Berm:

  • Native wild-flowers
  • Straw flower
  • Big and little blue stem
  • Perennial fenell

Rain gardens:

  • prairie species that can withstand wet and dry conditions
  • Black-eyed susan
  • Blue-flag iris
  • Cardinal flower
  • White Turtlehead

Southern deer fence:

  • Sea buckthorn
  • Gooseberrry

Southeast buffer:

  • Tall red raspberry
  • sea buckthorn
  • gooseberry

Constructed Wetlands:

  • Cattail
  • Wet prairie grass/dynamic accumulators
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