What is Ecological Landscaping?
As described by the Ecological Landscaping Alliance (www.ecolandscaping.org) it is more than just a pollinator garden. It is the design and management of a yard/garden habitat attracting a maximum diversity of birds, butterflies, and native bees. It is also a design reducing the amount of active management. Active management means, reducing the amount of time and money spent on pesticides and herbicides. IT is NOT the exclusion of unique, cultivated plants. Making sure 50% or more of the plants in your landscape are native to where