your one-stop shop for all things pollinator & more.
Want to get the right start to your best garden ever? Come join Wakeman Town Farm in learning how to prepare your garden for spring!
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Learn about Pollinator Pathways, Pesticides and Invasive Threats.
Find resources that establish pollinator-friendly habits and food sources for bees, butterflies and other pollinating insects and wildlife.
Pollinator Partnership’s mission is to promote the health of pollinators, critical to food and ecosystems, through conservation, education, and research. https://www.pollinator.org
Here is their latest newsletter here - Northeast Newsletter
Take the Fairfield Pollinator Pathway Pledge
What's Buzzing around Town
Aspetuck Land Trust - A non-profit membership organization whose mission is the preservation & conservation of open spaces including farmland, forest land, and natural resources in Easton, Weston, Fairfield & Westport.
Earthplace, in Westport, is a donor supported, non-profit organization committed to building passion and respect for the natural world and a more sustainable future for our community. A nature discovery & environmental learning center.
Haskins Preserve 22 Green Acre Lane Westport, CT
Southport Wildflower Preserve, 360 Westway Rd, Southport, CT
H. Smith Richardson Wildlife Preserve 39 Sasco Creek Road Westport CT
www.ctgardenclubs.org The Federated Garden Clubs of CT, Branford, CT
Local Nurseries selling Pollinator Plants
Gilberties: trees, shrubs, perennials, herbs, vegetables, supplies. 7 Sylvan Rd, Westport, CT www.gilbertiesorganics.com, 203.227.4175.
Native: trees, shrubs, perennials.
1899 Bronson Rd, Fairfield, CT
www.anativeplantnursery.com, (203) 658-7475
Natureworks: shrubs, perennials, annuals, herbs, info, supplies. 518 Forest Rd, Northford, CT
Broken Arrow Nursery: native and exotic trees and shrubs, on-line catalog. 13 Broken Arrow Rd, Hamden, CT
Ganim's Garden Center: Enduring nursery offering an array of plants & flowers, plus fertilizers, garden decor & soils. 320 Kings Hwy Cutoff, Fairfield, CT
Learn more about gardening with Margaret Roaches podcast
Some Vegetable Gardening Resources:
Great Read & Watch
Learn about Hurricanes & Climate Change here: Ocean Encounters: Hurricanes
Pollen & Nectar Plants for your Pollinator Pathway Garden article by Mary Lou McGuire
"Noah's Garden: Restoring the Ecology of Our Own Backyards"
Recommendation from Chris Cook: The Honey Bus
Check out www.NYTimes/Opinion/MargaretRenkl on April flowers
Beware of the Spotted Lanternfly
Thanks to Charlie Stebbins
Audubon Smith Richardson
Audubon Larsen Burr Street
Fairfield Country Day
Memorial Garden GGHC Church