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Bees

Pollinator Garden Plants and Practices

A pollinator garden can be maximized with attention to colors and patterns and specific shapes and sizes, all orchestrated to play host to a bouquet of chemical cues, impeccably timed to provide the nectar, shelter, and other resources pollinators need as they grow, pupate, and nest throughout the season.

Birds

Native Trees and Shrubs

Trees and shrubs play important roles in ecosystems. They are necessary components of the mid and overstory layers of vegetative environments providing food, shelter, and nesting habitat for wildlife.

Real Vs. Fake Trees – Which is Better for the Environment?

Tis the season for an age-old question: Which kind of Christmas tree--real or fake--is better for the environment? Like many environmental issues, the answer isn’t as simple as you might think. Our #1 recommendation? Read on for more details on the impacts of both real and fake Christmas trees, to make the choice that’s right for you.

California Chaparral: Fruit Producing Trees

Native fruit-producing trees and shrubs are essential components of diverse habitats. With a little space, these regionally-appropriate plants make excellent additions to most sites. Even better, wildlife visitors–from the smallest pollinators to mammals–will use these trees for food and shelter. Above: Big-berry Manzanita (Arctostaphylos glauca) Description: Members of the heath family, most of these species […]

Food

Rocky Mountains: Fruit Producing Trees

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Pacific Mixed Forest: Fruit Producing Trees

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Northeast and Midwest: Fruit Producing Trees

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Desert Cacti: Fruit ProducingTrees

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Southeast: Fruit Producing Trees

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