Tallgrass Prairie Center


Brochures: roadside-related

Pictures of goldenrods in county road

If you are interested in receiving hard copies of any of these brochures, email program manager Kristine Nemec at: kristine.nemec@uni.edu or call her at: 319-273-2813.

Are you are landowner looking for no mow/no spray signs or signs for wildflower, prairie, or pollinator habitat? Here are some options for the types of signs that are available out there. If you are using these signs for roadside plants, contact your state department of transportation or your county roads department to see if you also need to be on their no mow/no spray list. They may have no mow/no spray signs available as well. For the Iowa Department of Transportation, call 515-233-7729 or 515-239-1628 and for the appropriate county contact in Iowa, refer to this list.

  Native Wildflower Planting sign             Pollinator Habitat sign            Do Not Mow! Do Not Spray! Wildflower and Natural Habitat in Progress            No Mowing or Spraying in this Garden Pollinators Live Here!

           Prairie Moon Nursery                        Xerces Society                          Zazzle                                  Monarch Joint Venture


Landowners and Roadsides: Frequently Asked Questions


Iowa's Mowing Law for Roadsides


Roadsides for Bees and Butterflies


county roadside programs

County Roadside Programs: Enhancing Iowa's Roadside Resource



The Importance of Seed Storage for Seed Viability