Pollinator Gardening Resources
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Online Pollinator Gardening Resources
An excellent resource focusing on the many options for establishing a native plant garden from seed.
A short list of some of the best native plants for pollinators.
A 61 page list of pollinator plants with links to individual plant info.
An excellent list of some the best native plants to use for a pollinator garden. Just enter your zip code or postal code for a list for your region.
How to Create a Hummingbird-Friendly Yard - Audubon Society
Flowers for Hummingbirds - Thank you Brianna for this link! Brianna is working on getting her Girl Scout Horticulture Badge and became interested in hummingbirds and other pollinators, and how our use of pesticides is harming them and the environment.
Butterfly Garden Ideas - This guide shows you how to set up a butterfly garden, lists several great butterfly-friendly plants, and provides design ideas. And it has photos of some specific butterflies and the host plants you should grow to attract them.
Recommended Books on Pollinators
Native Seed & Plant Nurseries
Ernst Conservation Seeds - Meadville, PA
Nasami Farms Nursery of the Native Plant Trust - Whately, MA
New England Wetland Plants, Inc. - Amherst, MA
Prairie Moon Nursery - Winona, MN