Why Pollinators:Bees in flowers

  • Bringing Nature Home, How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants, by Doug Tallamy

  • Nature's Best Hope, A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard, by Doug Tallamy

  • The Pollinator Victory Garden, Win the War on Pollinator Decline with Ecological Gardening, by Kim Eierman

What to Plant and How: 

  •  Native Plants for New England Gardens, by Mark Richardson and Dan Jaffee

  • 100 Easy-to-Grow Native Plants, by Lorraine Johnson

  • Pollinators of Native Plants, Attract, Observe and Identify Pollinators and Beneficial Insects with Native Plants, by Heather Holm

  • Native Ferns, Moss & Grasses, by William Cullina

  • Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines: A Guide to Using, Growing, and Propagating North American Woody Plants, by William Cullina

  • The New England Wild Flower Society Guide to Growing and Propagating 

  • Wildflowers of the United States and Canada, by William Cullina

  • Understanding Perennials: A New Look at an Old Favorite, by William Cullina                                                    

  • Native Plant Landscaping:

    • Garden Revolution, How our Landscapes can be a Source of Environmental Change, by Larry Weaner and Thomas Christopher

    • The Living Landscape, Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden, by Rick Darke & Doug Tallamy 

    • Planting in a Post-Wild World, Designing plant communities for resilient landscapes, by Thomas Rainer and Claudia West



  • Wild Seed, Returning Native Plants to the Landscape, a periodical published by the Wild Seed Project, Portland, ME

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