Welcome to Helianthus Prairie Design

Helianthus Prairie Design can create a beautiful, functional, and sustainable prairie planting at your home, business, or even on public land.

Helianthus is a studio of landscape architects and landscape ecologists committed to creating prairie landscapes that can improve the appearance and function of your property. We love the magical landscapes, plants, and animals of the North American prairie, and we think that you will too.

Featured Plants

Common Milkweed

This plant is a key plant for the monarch butterfly. Its dwindling numbers have meant a drop in the Monarch population. It is both hatchery and food source for the caterpillars.

Wild Bergamot

This is a plant that is visited by a wide range of pollinators, including hummingbirds. It's unique pink flowers, thyme-like scent, and low maintenance make this a must have.