The Beautiful-No Mow Yard
National Wildlife Federation and Scotts Miracle Gro: Perfect Together?
Life in the Leaf Litter: Don’t Throw a Good Thing Away
Can I get you a glass of weed killer with your dinner?
4 Easy steps to creating a wildlife garden.
Do you have a plant zoo or a garden full of life?
Birds of late summer at the urban oasis of John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge near the Philadelphia, PA airport 6:30 am alarm clock on a drizzly Sunday morning. Sounds like a great reason to stay in bed, snug as a bug under the covers. But this morning I have a...
Sustainable Landscapes Give Back
Ecosystem Gardening: How to install a Rain Garden
Brush piles are an important habitat for many kinds of wildlife. How some invasive plants can benefit a wildlife garden.
Faculty Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens Certificate Program in Native Plants and Ecological Horticulture
How to Certify your Conservation Garden for Wildlife
Is Ecosystem Gardening Too Hard to Learn?
Certified Wildlife Habitat 35038
Oil Spill and Our Gardens
A Love Letter to Wildlife
Stormwater Management: City or Homeowner Responsibility?
Combating Habitat Fragmentation with Garden Corridors
Sustainable Landscaping for Gardeners
The Benefits of Certified Wildlife Habitat Status
A Resource Guide to Ecosystem Gardening, Part 2: Water Conservation
As I travel around the country speaking at conferences about Ecosystem Gardening for Wildlife, the question I get asked most frequently is “What should I plant?” The easy answer is that you should add lots of locally native plants to your wildlife garden because over...
Fall Garden Chores, or NOT
Ecosystem Gardening in Practice: Installing a Green Roof
What does Ecosystem Gardening mean?
Ecosystem Gardening goes to Chicago
Rain Barrels make a difference
You may be wondering just what the heck I mean by “Ecosystem Gardening,” and I can answer that here. As you read through these articles, please be aware that I have grown in my thinking on this subject and I changed the name. In the beginning I was using the term...
What is Ecosystem Gardening? Lear about the 5 pillars of Ecosystem Gardening. Crate a wildlife habitat at home.
Pat Sutton: Ecosystem Gardening Hero
Justin Timberlake says golf CAN be green!
The Language of Ecosystem Gardening: Being Specific
Wildlife Gardens are Nothing but an Ugly Overgrown Mess, NOT!
Managing Rainwater in the Ecosystem Garden
Ecosystem Gardening: Defining the Ecosystem
Projects to create a welcoming Ecosystem Garden. Steps for attracting wildlife and creating a refuge in your yard.
Defining the Garden in Ecosystem Gardening
Ecosystem Gardening Essentials
Beware “greenwashing” when it comes to your Conservation Garden
Why Lawns are not Sustainable in Ecosystem Gardening
Ecosystem Gardening: Give a Little Back to Wildlife
Palmerton, PA sometimes Mother Nature Gets a Second Chance, Part 1