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Wildflower Walkabout: Flora Prairie Nature Preserve

This 9.7-acre prairie is owned by the Boone County Conservation District.  Aaron Minson, BCCD restoration technician, will lead us through the dry dolomite prairie, through a small wooded ravine and near several large, spreading bur oaks.  The state endangered wooly milkweed was collected here in 1946 by Egbert Fell. Easy hiking.

 Woolly Milkweed -  A. lanuginosa    Photo credit:  MN Wildflowers and Peter Dzuik

Woolly Milkweed - A. lanuginosa   Photo credit:  MN Wildflowers and Peter Dzuik

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