April 28, 2018
Kelly Norris: Why the Plant Experience Really Matters With Young Consumers
For Millennials and other new gardeners, the features of plants such as natives aren’t terribly important. It's the benefits that are paramount.
March 29, 2018
Allan Armitage Revisits the Native Plant Movement And Its Evolution
With breeders adding dozens of nativars and with public opinion so high, many more perennials, trees, and shrubs are natives/nativars than there were 14 years ago.
May 13, 2017
How Ornamental Grasses and Sedges Can Play a Role in Pollinator Gardens
Grasses and sedges provide food, shelter, and support for pollinators and the birds and mammals that keep insect populations in balance.
May 8, 2017
How to Choose the Best Native Plants for Pollinator Gardens
The popularity of native plants is rising as gardeners become conscious of the need to plant more pollinator gardens. The challenge is to select the right plants to put in them.
May 10, 2016
13 New Native Plants And Nativars For Going Green [Slideshow]
Native plants are becoming a bigger part of living green, as consumers become more aware of the role regional native plants play in promoting biodiversity in the garden, in urban landscapes, and in habitat restoration. Here are 13 new native plants breeders are offering to consider for your product mix.