Milkweeds for Monarchs Garden Registration

Thank you for your participation in Milkweeds for Monarchs: The St. Louis Butterfly Project, a City of St. Louis effort to encourage the creation of monarch butterfly habitats where people live, work, learn, pray and play. Please use this form to help us track progress.

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



E.g. 1520 Market, omit apartment number

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