Pollinators of Native Plants ~ PDF files under plant lists & posters. Best pollinator plants
Note: Several of the growers in the nursery section of this website, have detailed native plant lists on their sites with pictures and specifications
Planting For Pollinators
Note: Please Do Not Use Chemicals On Your Lawn Or Garden.
They Can Harm The Creatures You Are Trying To Protect
Planting For Birds
Note: treating the stumps is controversial.
Digging them up or grinding them is preferable. Herbicides can be harmful for pollinators.
Pollinators of Native Plants ~ Heather Holm ~ Includes detailed guides of sample gardens
The Midwestern Native Garden ~ Charlotte Adelman
Attracting Native Pollinators ~ The Xerces Society
Landscaping with Native Plants of Minnesota ~ Lynn Steiner
Befriending Bumble Bees ~ Elaine Evans, Ian Burns, Marla Spivak
Beautifully Sustainable ~ Douglas Owens-Pike
The Backyard Bird- Lovers Guide ~ Jan Mahnken
Monarchs in a Changing World ~ Karen Oberhauser
Moths & Caterpillars of the North Woods ~ Jim Sogaard
A Lawn Chair Gardener’s Guide to a Balanced Life ~ Dawn Pape
Midwestern Birds: Backyard Guide ~ Bill Thompson
Landscaping for Wildlife ~ Carrol Henderson
Native Plants of the Midwest ~ Alan Branhagen
Bringing Nature Home ~ Douglas Tallamy
Featured photo courtesy of Heather Holm