FLOWER POWER: How Native Plants Can Save our Bugs and Birds!
Learn from experts about designing a native garden, healthy yard care practices that will save time and money, and why biodiversity matters. 7PM via Zoom on April 29, May 6 and May 13. Learn more and sign up for one or all atWellesley Conservation Land Trust.
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Find these great books at your local library to keep you informed and inspired. Download the full list here.
Bringing Nature Home, by Doug Tallamy
Nature’s Best Hope, by Doug Tallamy
The Pollinator Victory Garden: Win the War on Pollinator Decline with Ecological Gardening, Kim Eirman.
The Green Garden: A New England Guide to Planting, and Maintaining the Eco-Friendly Habitat Garden, by Ellen Sousa
The Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden, by Rick Dark and Doug Tallamy
Native Plants for New England Gardens,by Mark Richardson and Dan Jaffe
Native Plants of the Northeast: A Guide for Gardening and Conservation, by Donald Leopold
100 Plants to Feed the Bees, Xerces Society
Attracting Native Pollinators, Xerces Society
Lawns into Meadows: Growing a Regenerative Landscape, by Owen Wormser
A Guide to Invasive Plants in Massachusetts, by Paul Somers
Bees: An Identification and Native Plant Forage Guide, by Heather Holm
Pollinators of Native Plants, by Heather Holm
Our Native Bees: North America’s Endangered Pollinators and the Fight to Save Them, by Paige Embry
The Bees in Your Backyard, by J. Wilson and O.M. Messinger Carril
Noah’s Garden, by Sara Stein
The Art of Butterfly Gardening, by Mathew Tekulsky
Señorita Mariposa, Ben Gundersheimer. Illustrated by Marcos Alvado Rivera
The Puddle Garden, Jared Rosenbaum (Wild Ridge Plants). Illustrated by Laura Rosenbaum
Native Plant Stories, Joseph Bruchac
Pretty Tricky: The Secret Ways Plants Survive, Etta Kanor
The Queen Who Banished Bugs: A Tale of Bees, Butterflies, Ants and other Pollinators, Ferris Kelly Robinson