Pollinator Habitat Cost Share Program


Pollinator Habitat Application (fillable) (1).pdf


This program offers up to a $100 reimbursement per household for establishing, enhancing, restoring and/or maintaining pollinator habitats.

Applications will be accepted March 1, 2019 until funds run out on a first come first served basis.

Anyone living in Fayette County is eligible to apply.

Possible project ideas:

Milkweed for Monarch breeding site.

Planting of other native species that support pollinators.

Backyard butterfly garden.

Bee friendly wildflowers.

Artificial nest sites (bee boxes or bat houses).

Equipment necessary for completion of project.

And more!


You can submit your completed application in person or by mailing or emailing to our office.

Email: fayetteconservation@gmail.com


Address: 141 Leestown Center Way Suite 210 Lexington, KY 40511

Phone: 859-233-0194 Ext. 3

Please call if you have any questions or concerns!

Pollinator Habitat Resources

Sources for Native Milkweed:

Roundstone Native Seed

Ironweed Native Plant Nursery

Sources for butterfly garden seed and other native pollinator supporting plant seed:

Roundstone Native Seed

Ironweed Native Plant Nursery

Dropseed Native Nursery

Native plants can be found locally at:

Michler's Florist, Greenhouses and Garden Design and other local garden centers.

Helpful Publications and Websites:

How To Make Butterfly Gardens ENTFACT-006

The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation

Woody Ornamentals for Bee Friendly Landscapes

Nests for Native Bees

Bat Houses