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Eastern Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa virginica)

Eastern Carpenter Bee

A gentle giant, the Eastern Carpenter Bee – Xylocopa virginica, is native to the eastern U.S. and is an important pollinator to a variety of plants.

Monarch Butterfly

Create a Monarch Waystation

Become a part of Monarch butterfly preservation by creating a Monarch Waystation in your garden or landscape ✿

Principles of Ecological Landscape Design

Ecological Landscape Design

Recommended reading -Principles of Ecological Landscape Design.

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Blanket Flower

The Blanket Flower -Gaillardia is a carefree, long blooming native perennial, that makes a warm, colorful addition to the garden and landscape ✿

earth friendly indoor projects

15 Green Indoor Projects

It’s getting cold outside… Take advantage of your time indoors & still have a positive impact outdoors with our Earth friendly project ideas + resources.

green internet tips

Green Your Internet Visits

Reduce your impact on the environment while browsing the web! – Tips and resources for an eco-friendly internet environment.

Michigan apple

U-pick Farms & Cider Mills

Enjoy the Fall season with hayrides, corn mazes, apples & cider, pumpkin patches and support our local farmers!

New England Aster -Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Alma Potschke'

New England Aster

New England Aster -Symphyotrichum novae-angliae is a wonderful native perennial for late summer color and is an excellent food & foraging source for late season bees and migrating Monarch butterflies ✿