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Tyler Johnson, left, and Kolt Soine secure one of the five butterfly houses that are being installed in a butterfly garden that was created this summer by ACGC students. The garden will serve as an outdoor classroom at the Junior-Senior High School in Grove City. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

ACGC students are building a butterfly garden


GROVE CITY -- Operating on the cinematic theory that if you build it they will come, students and staff at Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District have spent the summer making a butterfly garden.

And really, with the scents and colors of asters, prairie smoke, pasque, gailardia, oxeye daisy, allium, milk weed and other native plants like cone flowers all planted in one spot and interspersed with hand-painted butterfly houses -- how could a butterfly resist?

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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