NEWS, GARDEN MUSINGS & ECO-FRIENDLY GARDENING TIPS

Early Season Flowers for Pollinators

Climate change has put many co-evolved plants and pollinators out of sync. Beekeepers can monitor their hives and do supplemental feeding. What plants feed early emerging native bees?

By | April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Views|

Dioecious Native Shrubs for Wildlife

If you're eager to support pollinators and other wildlife by planting native shrubs, it's important to know a little bit about their sex lives.

By | March 16th, 2019|Categories: Just Published!|

Early Spring Garden Cleanup Tips

Try to avoid compacting soil by stepping into garden beds when soil is wet. There's plenty of spring garden cleanup within arm's reach.

By | March 10th, 2019|Categories: How-To's|

It’s All About the Light

When look at translucent flowers like witch hazels with low sun shining through, they’re ablaze with light. Backlighting is pure glowing magic.

By | March 10th, 2019|Categories: Views|

Microclimates Made Visible in Your Yard

Microclimates are areas of slight climactic difference within a region. We can take advantage of the microclimates in our own yards.

By | March 10th, 2019|Categories: Clues|

March 27 Pollinator Workshop in Washington, CT

Come learn how to create, maintain and restore habitat to benefit pollinators.

By | March 10th, 2019|Categories: Garden Coaching, Highlights & Happenings, News|Tags: |