Loving Native Plants

Water-wise, hearty, good looking… native plants are a philosophy as much as a category of plants. Many people start appreciating them as they are hoping to attract pollinators to their home gardens. Others want an easy, no-maintenance landscape. While sometimes controversial - one person’s idea of a “no-maintenance landscape” is another’s “weed patch”, there’s a lot to learn about these hard working, original plant citizens of the Chicago and midwest areas.

Here’s a list of resources from our collaborators, and others, that will help with your native plant discovery… 

Native Plants Resource Roundup