Milkweeds for Monarchs Garden Registration

Thank you for your participation in Mayor Slay's Milkweeds for Monarchs project, encouraging the creation of monarch butterfly habitats where people live, work and play. Please use this form to tell us about your monarch garden. We will track progress toward the goal of planting 250 monarch gardens in the City of St. Louis.

Submit your garden to the Milkweeds for Monarchs community map

Official Milkweeds for Monarchs Garden Criteria

We encourage you to meet the following criteria before registering your Monarch garden:

  1. Garden is located in the City of St. Louis
  2. Garden is newly planted in 2014 - 2015 (this may include adding to a pre-existing garden)
  3. Garden contains 4 Milkweed plants representing at least 2 different Milkweed species (Example: 2 Butterfly Weed plants and 2 Common Milkweed plants)
  4. Garden contains 5 nectar plants representing at least 3 different species (Example: 2 Purple Coneflower plants, 2 Goldenrod plants, and 1 Black Eyed Susan plant)
  5. In total, garden contains a minimum of 9 plants, covering at least 1 square meter (approximately 9 square feet)

Tell Us About Your Monarch Garden Location

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