What a better way to start a butterfly garden than to raise your own butterflies? Building a monarch sanctuary will not only increase the odds of caterpillars turning into butterflies, but you will have the opportunity to enjoy the metamorphosis of this beautiful creature!
Once you choose the location for your plants, many tools online or the local nurseries who may specialize in native plants will guide you to make the right choice.
Foods and beverages produced with the help of pollinators include: apples, blueberries, chocolate, coffee, melons, peaches, potatoes, pumpkins, vanilla, almonds, and tequila.
Pollinators are important members of various land ecosystems. How we manage these ecosystems and landscapes therefore plays a critical role in long-term pollinator health.
Appalachian Trail Hike
Date: January 31th, 2015
The Lusty (And Flavorable) Lives Of Fireflies Now that summer is here many of us have begun seeing fireflies in our yards and gardens. Despite their small size and preference for dark places, fireflies deservedly receive a lot of attention when summer…
A new aesthetic: Landscape design which includes healthy outdoors with native plants, no harmful chemicals and habitat restoration and a beautiful natural look The main goal of this garden is to enlighten the homeowners to the beauty of Virginia native plants…