Monarch Butterfly

Create a Monarch Waystation

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

The Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems 2013

Restoring Native Ecosystems 2013

Don’t miss two great days of informative talks and workshops that will focus on Stewardship and Community Conservation.
Friday and Saturday – January 18 and 19, 2013

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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 ✿

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 ✿

Sweat Bee

Pollinators ♥ Native Plants Pt.2

Planting native flowering plants & grasses in the garden and/or landscape, will improve native pollinator populations by providing this necessary food and forage ✿

Fall Aster

Welcome Fall with Flowers

7 late blooming perennials to add end of summer / fall color to the landscape & provide food for late season pollinators and migratory butterflies ✿

Metallic Green Bee

Pollinators ♥ Native Plants Pt.1

Pollinators are important for a healthy ecosystem & critical to many food crops, but are often lacking in urban gardens & landscapes ✿

Spiderwort

10 Native Power Bloomers

With little care, native plants can add a rainbow of color to the garden all season long ✿

False Sunflower

August is Blooming

August blooming plants in the garden ✿

Prarie Coneflower

Welcome Summer

Summer blooming plants in the garden ✿

Dicentra cucullaria

Welcome Spring

Spring blooming plants in the garden ✿