Karen Lindauer, an avid gardener and active member of the Georgia Native Plant Society, will present a program on "Creating Habitat Using Native Plants" to the Mountain Shadow Garden Club at their January meeting.
Following early retirement from the CDC
husband moved from the Morningside area in Atlanta to Tucker, where they purchased a house on a nearly 2-acre property.
The landscape was essentially a blank slate except for a few non-native azaleas and numerous, beautiful hardwood trees.
has filled in the blanks over the past 15 years by planting native wildflowers, shrubs and small trees, many from native plant rescues, to create an attractive habitat for birds, small animals and beneficial insects.
Karen is also a member of the Georgia Perennial Plant Association and the Georgia Botanical Society.