Memorial Butterfly Garden

Barb's Garden Blooming

New visitors besides humans are visiting the garden this Spring. Honeybees and a Great Egret spent some time in Barbies garden.

Bees visiting the garden  Great Egret visiting Barbie's garden

Thank you Bruce Turley for the rebirth of the garden. Thank you Nancy for watching over Barb's garden.

Native plants in Barb's garden

Barbie Ranck Memorial Butterfly Garden at St. Anthony’s Hospital

Barbie Ranck passed away 2016. For her dedication to protecting Shell Key, a memorial butterfly garden for her is planted at St. Anthony’s Hospital. Barbie was vital in establishing Shell Key Preserve.

Barbie's garden

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